Oatmeal Drop Cookies
- 2 cups shortening
- 2 cups granulated sugar
- 2 cups brown sugar
- 4 eggs
Cream together and then add:
- 4 cups sifted all purpose flour
- 2 tsp. soda
- 1 tsp. baking powder
- 1 tsp. salt
- 4 cups quick cooking rolled oats
Optional: Add one
- 2 cups raisins
- 1 cup walnuts
- 12 oz. chocolate chips.
Bake at 350 for 8 -10 minutes. Let set on cookie sheet until cool. Makes 4 dozen
I have played with the options with this recipe since I could bake late in the 60’s.
My favorite is chocolate chips and nuts.
I do however like white chocolate chips and dried cranberries combo also.
Store in an air tight container.