Old-Fashioned Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

READY IN: 45mins
SERVES: 30
YIELD: 30 cookies
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Combine eggs, raisins, and vanilla extract in bowl and let stand--covered for 1 hour.
  • Preheat oven to 350°.
  • Cream together butter and the brown and granulated sugars.
  • Add flour, salt, cinnamon, and baking soda; mix well.
  • Add raisin mixture, oatmeal, and optional chopped nuts. The dough may seem a little dry; but it will be fine.
  • Drop by tablespoonfuls onto an ungreased cookie sheet about 2 inches apart.
  • Bake for 10-12 minutes until lightly browned.
  • Cool on wire rack.
  • Notes: Recipe works well doubled.
  • Time to make does not include the 1 hour needed for soaking the raisins.
  • You can use golden or dark raisins.
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