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Oatmeal Raisin Cookies?

Posted by on Feb. 25, 2007 at 7:01 PM
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Anyone got a recipe?
by on Feb. 25, 2007 at 7:01 PM
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Eviesmommy
by on Apr. 1, 2007 at 5:34 PM
Ok, this is a recipe my mom got off of a quaker oats box a long, long time ago. It's always been a family favorite, and my husband LOVES when I make these.... Enjoy!!

Vanishing Oatmeal raisin cookies

ingredients  1/2pound (2 sticks) margarine or butter, softened1cup firmly packed brown sugar1/2cup granulated sugar2eggs1teaspoon vanilla1-1/2cups all-purpose flour1teaspoon baking soda1teaspoon ground cinnamon1/2teaspoon salt (optional)3cups Quaker® Oats (quick or old fashioned, uncooked)1cup raisins

preparation  1.  Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, beat margarine and sugars until creamy. Add eggs and vanilla; beat well. Add combined flour, baking soda, cinnamon and salt; mix well. Add oats and raisins; mix well.2.  Drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets.3.  Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool 1 minute on cookie sheets; remove to wire rack. Cool completely. Store tightly covered.

Servings: ABOUT 4 DOZEN

variations  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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