Tom's Favourite Oatmeal Cookies

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by carysgrams

This is a favourtie cookie of ours that I've been making for about 30 years!

Top Review by billikers

I made these as a present for my department at work. They loved them! They were soft and had a very good flavor. Thank you so much for a wonderful recipe!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Simmer raisins and water until raisins are plump.
  2. Drain, reserve enough liquid to measure 1/2 cup.
  3. Mix thoroughly the shortening, sugar, eggs and vanilla.
  4. Add cooled liquid.
  5. Blend in dry ingredients, mixing well.
  6. Drop by teaspoon onto cookie sheet.
  7. Bake at 350° for 8- 10 minutes or until light brown.

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