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Grammy’s Oatmeal Raisin Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Grammy’s Oatmeal Raisin Cookies, by , is from A Gloria-ous Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Loren Winters
Added: Saturday, December 20, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup water
2cups raisins
1cup shortening
1-3/4 cups sugar
2 eggs lightly beaten
1 tsp vanilla extract
3-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 tsp baking powder
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp salt
˝ tsp ground cinnamon
˝ tsp ground nutmeg
˝ cup chopped walnuts

Directions:
Directions:
1. Combine raisins and water in a small saucepan; bring to a boil.
2. Cook for 3 minutes; remove from the heat and let cool (do not drain).
3. In a mixing bowl, cream shortening; gradually add sugar.
4. Add eggs and vanilla.
5. Combine dry ingredients; gradually add to creamed mixture and blend thoroughly.
6. Stir in nuts and raisins.
7. Drop by teaspoonfuls 2 in. apart on greased baking sheets.
8. Bake at 350 degrees for 12-14 minutes.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
6 dozen
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1 hr
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Grammy's note to self "Good"

 

 

 

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