"A man who was fond of wine was offered some grapes at dessert after dinner. "Much obliged," said he, pushing the plate aside; "I am not accustomed to take my wine in pills."--Jean Antheleme Brillat-Savarin, The Physiology of Taste

Oatmeal Scotchies Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Oatmeal Scotchies, by , is from Leo Favorite Recipes 2018, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
My Grandma Gorski (your great grandma)

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 1/4 cups all purpose flour
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp cinnamon
2 sticks butter
3/4 cups white sugar
3/4 cups brown sugar
2 eggs
1 tsp pure vanilla extract or grated rind of one orange
3 cups quick or old fashioned uncooked oats
One 12 ounce (2 cups) butterscotch morsels

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 375 degrees. In small bowl, combine four, baking soda, salt, and cinnamon please set aside. In large mixer bowl, beat butter, sugar, brown sugar, eggs and vanilla extract or orange rind until creamy. Gradually beat in flour mixture. Stir in oats and butterscotch morsels. Drop by measuring tablespoons onto parchment paper on cookie sheets. Bake 7-8 minutes for chewier cookies, 9-10 minutes for crispier cookies. Let stand on cookie sheets for 2 minutes, remove and cool on racks.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
4 dozen cookies
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
20 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
These cookies were one of my favorite cookies. My grandma would give these to me in a metal tin. When you opened the tin the smell of butterscotch would flood the room like a scented candle. Try these with coffee or a cup of milk.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

1W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!