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Clara's Cowboy Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Claire Cagnolatti
Added: Tuesday, January 16, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 c. flour
1/2 tsp. salt
1 tsp. vanilla
2 c. rolled oats
3/4 c. nuts (normally peanuts)
2 eggs
1 c. white sugar
1 c. brown sugar
1 c. shortening

Directions:
Directions:
Mix flour and salt. Blend shortening and sugars in a large bowl, add eggs and beat with large spoon or wire whisk. Add flour mixture and mix well. Add oats, vanilla, and nuts. Drop by spoonfuls to cookie sheet. Bake 15 minutes at 350F.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
3 to 4 dozen cookies
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1 hour total
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
We never had oatmeal raisin cookies when we were growing up, we always had oatmeal peanut cookies, which mom called Cowboy Cookies.

 

 

 

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