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G's Cowboy Cookies Recipe

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

Sheila Gillespie
Added: Wednesday, August 26, 2009


1 c. vegetable oil
1/2 c. butter
1/2 c. crisco
1 1/2 c. sugar
1 1/2 c brown sugar
4 eggs
2 tsp. vanilla
2 c. whole wheat flour
1 tsp. baking soda
2 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. salt
3 c. rolled oats
1 c. chocolate chips
1 c. butterscotch chips
1 c. raisins
1/2 c. coconut

Preheat oven to 350. In a large bowl, cream the oil, sugars, eggs, vanilla using a mixer.
In a separate bowl, combine the flour, baking soda and powder and salt. Stir the dry ingredients into the creamed mixture by hand. Stir in the oats, chocolate and butterscotch chips, raisins and coconut. Drop by soup spoon full onto ungreased cookie sheets. Bake for 8-10 minutes, being careful not to overbake. Cool and eat!

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Our personal adaptation of a recipe by Verdery Cunningham of Atlanta/United Methodist Children's Home Auxillary Bake Sale.




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