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Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

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

Lerue Tramel
Added: Monday, October 6, 2008


1 1/2 cup flour
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp salt
1/2 cup shortening
1/2 cup butter
3/4 cup sugar
3/4 cup brown sugar
2 eggs
1 tsp hot water
1/2 - 1 cup nuts (optional)
1 (6 oz) pkg chocolate chips
2 cups oatmeal (I like to grind my oatmeal in blender to flour texture)
1 tsp vanilla

Sift flour, baking soda, and salt. Cream shortening and butter until fluffy. Add sugars, cream well. Beat in eggs; add hot water and sifted ingredients. Add nuts, chocolate chips, and oatmeal. Mix well. Add vanilla; mix well. Drop by spoonfuls on greased cookie sheet. Bake at 350 for 10-12 minutes.




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