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Famous Oatmeal Cookies

Cook Time:

9 Minutes

Total Time:

45 Minutes


About 5 dozen

Our famous oatmeal cookies to share with everyone.



Heat oven to 375°F.

In large bowl, beat brown sugar, shortening and granulated sugar on medium speed of electric mixer until creamy.

Add egg, water and vanilla; beat well.

Add combined oats, flour, salt and baking soda; mix well.

Drop dough by rounded teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets.

Bake 9 to 11 minutes or until edges are golden brown.

Remove to wire rack.

Cool completely.

Store tightly covered.

Stir-Ins (optional)

  • Add 1 cup of any one or a combination of any of the following ingredients to basic cookie dough: raisins, chopped nuts, chocolate chips or shredded coconut.
Quaker® Oats Old Fashioned

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Quaker® Oats Old Fashioned

Quaker® Oats Old Fashioned

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