"Food is an important part of a balanced diet."--Fran Lebowitz

Choco-Raisin Chewies Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Choco-Raisin Chewies, by , is from Gladys' Recipes: and other Hansen Family Favorites, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.


Added: Friday, November 10, 2006


1 c. Raisins
1/3 c. water
1 6-oz. pkg. (1 c.) semi-sweet chocolate pieces
2 c. quick or old fashioned oats, uncooked
1-1/2 c. all purpose flour
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. baking soda
3/4 c. butter or margarine
3/4 c. granulated sugar
3/4 c. firmly packed brown sugar
2 eggs
1 tsp. vanilla
1/2 c. chopped pecans (optional)

Heat oven to 350F. In small saucepan, combine raisins and
water. Bring to boil; remove from heat. Cover; let stand 5
minutes. Place in blender, food processor or food grinder;
blend 10 seconds. Add chocolate pieces; chop with on/off
motion 10 seconds. Set aside. In medium bowl combine oats,
flour, salt and soda. In large bowl, beat together butter and
sugars until light and fluffy. Blend in eggs and vanilla.
Gradually add dry ingredients. Stir in raising mixture and
pecans; mix well. Drop by rounded teasoonfuls onto
ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 10-12 minutes. Cool 1 minute
on cookie sheet; remove to wire cooling rack.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
5 dozens cookies




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




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!