Friday, December 11, 2009

Christmas Cookie Recipe Party

Our Creative Home is hosting a Christmas Cookie Party. make sure you go over and check out the yummy recipes.

Grandma's Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

preheat oven to 350
1 cup (sticks) butter, softened
1 cup firmily packed brown sugar
1/2 cup sugar
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon salt
3 cups oats
1 cup raisins
1/2 cup chopped walnuts

beat butter, sugars until creamy
add eggs and vanilla, mix well
combine flour, baking soda, cinnamon, salt, mix and add to above
stir in oats, raisins and nuts
drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto lined cookie sheet
bake 10 -12 minutes or until golden brown
remove to wire rack
makes about 4 dozen