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Grandma Scherbarth's Cereal Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Kathleen Orchard
Added: Friday, January 5, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup butter
1 cup white sugar
1 cup brown sugar
1 tsp. vanilla
2 eggs
2 cups all purpose flour
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. baking soda
2 cups raw quick cooking oatmeal
1 cup Corn Flakes or Special K cereal
1 cup pecans, coarsely chopped
1 cup dates

Directions:
Directions:
Cream butter. Add sugars gradually & blend thoroughly. Add vanilla. Add eggs one at a time, beat well afer the addition of above mixture. Sift together flour, baking powder & baking soda. Combine with above mixture. Fold in dry cereal, pecans & dates. Drop from tsp onto greased cokiee sheets. Bake 350 for 8 to 10 minutes or til lightly browned.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
5 dozen - 2" cookies
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Do the rest of you grandchildren remember the containers that Grandma Scherbarth had filled in the upstairs storage area? How we all used to sit on the steps and eat cookies. Those were the days!!

 

 

 

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