Oatmeal Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies

1
Kamie Scanlon

By
@NinjaPixie

I was inspired by colleenlucky7 for this, so I must give her some credit in helping with the idea.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
3 dozen
Prep:
1 Hr 45 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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CANDIED BACON

1 pkg
bacon, uncooked
1/4 c
brown sugar, lightly packed
2 Tbsp
dark molasses

OATMEAL CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

3 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1 stick
butter, softened
1 stick
margarine, softened
2
eggs
4 c
quick cooking oats
3 c
all-purpose flour
2 tsp
vanilla extract
2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 bag(s)
dark chocolate chips

How to Make Oatmeal Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Lets start off with making the candied bacon first. Preheat oven to 300°F.
  • 2Have a dish with the brown sugar in it, place the strips of bacon in the dish and mix around to get it nicely coated.
  • 3Take the 2 Tbsp of dark molasses and drizzle it on the bacon in the dish and then proceed in mixing the bacon around
  • 4Place bacon on cooking rack that you would have over a cooky sheet. Cook for 30 minutes.
  • 5Sit the bacon strips on a brown paper bag to soak up an excess grease. Once desired grease is off, place on parchment paper and place in fridge.
  • 6Now the Oatmeal chocolate chip cooky mix. Preheat oven to 350°F. For me, I use old style dark cooky sheets so I set mine to 325°F.
  • 7In large bowl, stir brown sugar and butter until blended.
  • 8Stir in vanilla and egg until light and creamy.
  • 9Stir in oats, flour, baking soda and salt; stir in chocolate chips
  • 10Cut up the cooled candied bacon strips into small pieces. Place into bowl, and stir until well blended.
  • 11On parchment covered cooky sheet, drop dollops of dough about 2 inches apart.
  • 12Bake 10 to 13 minutes or until golden brown. Let the cookies sit for a couple of minutes to cool some, then remove from cookie sheet to wire rack.

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About Oatmeal Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies, Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Pork
Regional Style: American




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