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Oatmeal Jumbos Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Marlene "Gail" Polk-Pearson
Added: Saturday, October 11, 2008

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 C. creamy Peanut Butter
1/2 C. Butter, softened
1-1/2 C. packed Brown Sugar
1/2 C. Sugar
1-1/2 tsp. Baking Powder
1/2 tsp. Baking Soda
3 Eggs
2 tsp. Vanilla Extract
4 C. dry rolled Oats
3/4 C. chopped nuts (your choice of peanuts, pecans or walnuts)
1-1/2 C. M&M's

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 350
In a large bowl, beat peanut butter and butter together. Add brown sugar, sugar, baking powder and baking soda; beat until combined.
Beat in the eggs and vanilla. Stir in the rolled oats. Stir in the nuts and M&M's.
Drop dough by *1/4 C. or use a scoop. Place dough 4-inches apart onto an ungreased cookie sheet. Bake for 15 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Cool 1 minute on cookie sheets before transferring to wire racks; cool.

*For smaller cookies, drop dough by rounded teaspoonfuls, about 2 inches apart. Bake for 10 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Cool 1 minute on cookie sheets before transferring to wire racks; cool.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
A big cookie, hence the name "Jumbos."

 

 

 

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