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Old Fashioned Oatmeal Apple Cookie Recipe

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This recipe for Old Fashioned Oatmeal Apple Cookie, by , is from The Noland Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Marion Noland
Added: Wednesday, October 21, 2009


3/4 c. butter flavor Crisco
1 1/4 c. firmly packed brown sugar
1 egg
1/4 c. milk
1 1/2 tsp. vanilla
3 c. quick-cooking oats (not instant or old-fashioned)
1 c. all purpose flour
1 1/4 tsp. cinnamon
1/4 tsp. nutmeg
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
1 c. peeled, diced apples
3/4 c. raisins (optional)
3/4 c. broken walnut pieces (optional)

Heat oven to 375. Grease baking sheets with Crisco. Cream Crisco, brown sugar, egg, milk and vanilla at medium speed electric mixer for 1 1/2 minutes. Combine flour, cinnamon, nutmeg, baking soda and salt. Beat into creamed mixture at low speed until well blended or by hand with a large spoon. Stir in fruit and nuts. Stir in oats. Drop rounded tablespoonfuls of dough on greased baking sheet. Bake at 375 for 13 minutes. Cool 2 minutes on baking sheet. Remove to cooling rack. Makes 2 1/2 dozen cookies.




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