Chewy Spicy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Total Time
20 mins
15 mins

These are the absolute best I've found. Chewy, and the spices are just right. Great for Christmas to make your house smell all festive!

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  1. Preheat oven to 350~.
  2. In a large bowl, cream together the butter, butter flavored shortening, brown sugar, white sugar, eggs, and vanilla until smooth.
  3. Combine the flour, baking soda, cinnamon, cloves, and salt; stir into the sugar mixture.
  4. Stir in the oats and raisins.
  5. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  6. Bake 10 - 12 minutes until light and golden. Do not overbake, you want them to be a little chewy.