Famous Oatmeal Cookies
||Yield/Servings: 5 doz. |
|3/4 cup vegetable shortening|
1 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup water
|1 tsp. vanilla|
3 cups Quaker Oats, uncooked
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. soda
|Beat together shortening, sugars, egg, water and vanilla until creamy. Add combined remaining ingredients; mix. well.|
Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls onto greased cookie sheet. Bake in preheated 350 degree oven 12-15 minutes.
Note: For variety, add chopped nuts, raisins, chocolate chips or coconut.
Comments: I like to replace chocolate with carob chips; not so sweet and just as tasty!
|Recipe Source: Quaker Oats|
|Submitted by: Creative Cooking USA |