Cowboy Cookies

READY IN: 22mins
Recipe by WyomingMoonDust

Some call them farm cookies, grannys everything in cookies... We call them Cowboy cookies. My husband a former bull rider can go through six dozen without thinking about it.. LOL Hence Cowboy cookies.

Top Review by mhvizdak

My husband liked these cookies but its not my favorite cowboy cookie recipe. Not enough chocolate chips. I will try it substituting butter or margarine for the lard/shortening. Ended up tasting too much like shortening and sugar.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream shortening and sugars.
  2. Add eggs and beat well.
  3. Add vanilla.
  4. Sift soda, powder and add to creamed mixture.
  5. Add chips , oats, and nuts.
  6. Dough will be rather thick.
  7. Drop by teaspoon on ungreased cookie sheet.
  8. Bake 12 minutes at 375*.
  9. These freeze well.

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