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Cowboy Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Cowboy Cookies, by , is from Dungans of the Northern Neck Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

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1 C shortening
1 C brown sugar
1 C white sugar
2 eggs
1 tsp vanilla
2 C flour
1 tsp baking power
1 tsp baking soda
tsp salt
2 C quick oats (oatmeal)
1 6-oz package chocolate chips
1 C chopped nuts

Cream shortening and sugars. Add eggs and vanilla. Blend in flour that was sifted with baking soda, baking powder, and salt. Mix in oats, chips, and nuts. Drop by teaspoons on greased cookie sheets about 2 apart. Bake at 350 for 10-12 minutes. Makes 4 dozen.




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