Dad's Oatmeal Cookies

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by puppitypup

These were my Dad's favorite when I was a kid, now they are hubby's favorite.

Top Review by Judy Shiny Cook

my daughter decided to make these. We didn't have raisins or nuts thought. she didn't know that the hour soak was for the raisins. but they still came out awesome

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Cream butter, shortening and sugars. Add egg, water and vanilla and mix well.
  3. Sift together flour, salt and baking soda. Add to creamed mixture and mix well.
  4. Stir in oats and raisins.
  5. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto greased cookie sheets.
  6. Bake for about 11-12 minutes.

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