Oatmeal Cookies

READY IN: 22mins
Recipe by TAHINAZ

Soft oatmeal raisin cookies with a hint of orange. From New American Cook Book, 1941.

Top Review by Boomette

I made small cookies with this recipe. 2-3 cookies made a great snack. I reduced the sugar to 1/2 cup. These are so good. The taste of orange is yummy. Thanks Tahinaz :) Made for PAC Fall 2011

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Sift together flour, baking powder and salt.
  2. Cream shortening and sugar until light.
  3. Combine egg and milk.
  4. Add alternately with oatmeal.
  5. Stir in raisins, orange zest and dry ingredients.
  6. Drop from teaspoon onto greased cookie sheets.
  7. Bake at 375 degrees for 12 minutes.

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