Oatmeal Raisin Cookies


Oatmeal Raisin Cookies-

Oatmeal CookiesIngredients-

  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) plus 6 tablespoons butter, softened
  • 3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1-1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp Baking Soda
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp salt (optional)
  • 3 cup Quaker Oats (quick or old fashioned, uncooked)
  • 1 cup raisins

 

Directions-
Heat oven to 350°F.
In large bowl, beat butter and sugars on medium speed of electric mixer until creamy.
Add eggs and vanilla; beat well.
Add combined flour, baking soda, cinnamon and salt; mix well.
Add oats and raisins; mix well.
Drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets.
Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until light golden brown.
Cool 1 minute on cookie sheets; remove to wire rack. Cool completely.
Store tightly covered.

Serving Tips-

Bar Cookies: Press dough onto bottom of ungreased 13 x 9-inch baking pan. Bake 30 to 35 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool completely in pan on wire rack. Cut into bars. Store tightly covered. 24 BARS.

Variations-

Stir in 1 cup chopped nuts.

Substitute 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips or candy-coated chocolate pieces for raisins; omit cinnamon.

Substitute 1 cup diced dried mixed fruit.

HIGH ALTITUDE ADJUSTMENT- Increase flour to 1-3/4 cups and bake as directed.

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How do you sum a person up in a few short lines? Sheesh!! Well here goes, I am a 30 something year old SAHM and blogger. I grew up in the country. Born and raised in NC. I am a mother to 2 amazing kids, wife to an awesome husband, and all around happy person who loves life! I am curious about all things pertaining to parenting, and everyday becomes a brand new learning adventure for me and my family. I love being able to share my experiences, give advice, and help others to be as successful as possible!