5 Spice Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

READY IN: 27mins
Recipe by jessiehannan

This is adapted from the Quaker oats Vanishing Oatmeal cookie recipe. I love oatmeal cookies, but most are too bland for me. My family gobble these up almost as soon as they come out of the oven. I use a small general purpose ice cream scoop to make uniformly sized cookies. Enjoy!

Top Review by godbreathed01

Well, I don't have to try this recipe to tell you how good it is. Quaker's Vanishing Oatmeal cookies are my go to recipe , too. But I also have to spice them up quite a bit. I hadn't thought about using 5 Spice powder--those are all the spices I use anyway. I also add walnuts. to lower overall calories I use: WheyLow sugar replacement, 1/2 Smart Balance margarine and 1/2 applesauce. Absolutely delicious. Thanks Judy in WA

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Beat butter and sugars together on medium speed until fluffy.
  3. Add eggs and vanilla, mix well.
  4. In a seperate bowl, whisk flour, soda, spices and salt until well combined.
  5. Mix flour mixture into the butter mixture.
  6. Stir in oats and raisins.
  7. Drop by heaping tbsp onto ungreased cookie sheet
  8. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes.
  9. Cool slightly then remove from cookie sheet.

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