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Cowboy Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Cowboy Cookies, by , is from Friends & Family Favorites Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Tara Laine Hoffman
Added: Monday, December 25, 2006


1 Cup Sugar
1 Cup Brown Sugar, packed
1 Cup Shortening
2 large eggs
1.5 tsp. vanilla
1.5 Cup plain flour
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. soda
2 Cups Oatmeal (Must use Quaker Old Fashioned Oatmeal)
6oz semi-sweet choc chips
1.25 Cup walnut pieces

Heat oven to 350.

Cream together both sugars and shortening. Add in eggs and vanilla.
Sift together, flour, soda and salt then add to main mixture. Fold
in oatmeal, chips, and nuts.

Drop onto cookie sheets that are sprayed with Pam. Bake 10-12

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I got these from a friend at work, and they have been a favorite ever since!! Thanks, Janet!




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