Cookies, Oatmeal Raisin

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Ethnicity
American  
Base Type
Other  
Course
Dessert  
Preparation Time
30-60 Minutes  
Difficulty
Easy  
Serving Size
Refresh / Double it
Comments
Use 3/4 c brown sugar and 1/4 c sugar if desired.  
Source
 
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Last Modified
2011-02-26  
User
Joyce McGuire



Ingredients
                
3/4 c
softened butter

1 c
packed sugar, brown

1/2 c
sugar

1/4 c
milk

1 ea
large egg

1 t
vanilla extract

1 c
flour, all purpose

1 1/2 t
ground cinnamon

1/4 t
ground cloves

1/2 t
baking soda

1/4 t
salt

3 c
oatmeal, quick cooking

1 c
raisins

1 c
coarsely chopped walnuts (optional)

1 c
chocolate chips, semisweet (optional)


Directions
Heat oven to 350 degrees F

Beat butter, sugars, milk, egg and vanilla in a large bowl until light and fluffy.

Combine flour, cinnamon, cloves, baking soda and salt in a separate bowl.  Gradually add to butter mixture; mix well.

Stir in oats, raisins and walnuts and chocolate chips.

Drop dough by tablespoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets.

Bake 12 to 15 minutes.  Remove from cookie sheets and cool completely.

Optional:  Use orange peel instead of cloves