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Cherry Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Cherry Oatmeal Cookies, by , is from The Klein Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Irene Klein
Added: Friday, November 16, 2007


3/4 c. shortening
1c. brown sugar
1/2 c. granulated sugar
1 egg
1/4 c. water
3/4 tsp. almond extract
1 c. flour
1 tsp. salt
2 1/2 cups oats
1 c. dried cherries
Optional: 1 c. semi sweet chocolate chips

1. Heat oven to 350
2. In large bowl, cream shortening and sugars. Add egg, water, and extract. Mix in flour and salt.
3. Stir in oats, cherries and chocolate chips.
4. Drop dough by tablespoonfuls on lightly greased cookie sheet. Bake for 12 minutes.

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Number Of Servings:
18 cookies




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