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Cowboy Cookies Recipe

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

Sylvia Corkins
Added: Saturday, December 27, 2008


1 1/2 c. = 1/2 c. butter, 1/2 c. Crisco, 1/2 c. oil
1 1/2 c. sugar
1 c. brown sugar
2 tsp. vanilla
3 eggs
3 c. flour
1 1/2 tsp. baking soda
3/4 tsp. baking powder
3/4 tsp. salt

3 c. rolled oats
1 1/2 c. chopped walnuts
1 1/2 c. chocolate chips

Cream the butter, Crisco, oil, and sugars. Add in vanilla and eggs. Sift and then add the flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt.

Mix/stir in = rolled oats, chopped walnuts, and chocolate chips.
Bake at 350 for 20 minutes.




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