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Grandma's Famous Oatmeal Raisin Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Kathy Drummer
Added: Monday, October 26, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup sour milk
2 cups brown sugar
2 eggs
1 cup shortening(butter flavor is best)
3 cups Old Fashioned Oatmeal
1/2 teas. salt
1 teas. soda
3 cups flour
2 teas. vanilla
1 cup raisins plumped*

Directions:
Directions:
To plump raisins, cook in pan with small amount of water until they are heated thru.
To make the sour milk, add a Tbls. of vinegar and let sit.
Mix all together and let sit a couple hours or overnight before baking.
Drop by tablespoon on greased cookie sheet and flatten with bottom of a glass dipped in flour.
Bake at 375

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
Makes 2 dozen large cookies
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This recipe was compiled when Grandma was visiting and she made them and I measured everything as she put it together.

 

 

 

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