Oatmeal Nut Cookies Recipe

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Ingredients

  • 1 c. shortening
  • 1 c. white sugar
  • 1 c. brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp. oil
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 Tbsp. water
  • 2-1/2 c. flour
  • 1 c. oatmeal
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 c. pecans, chopped

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 375°.
  2. Combine shortening, sugars, eggs, oil and water and mix well.
  3. Combine flour, salt, oatmeal, and baking soda.
  4. Add slowly to shortening mixture.
  5. Add vanilla and pecans.
  6. Mix well.
  7. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto greased cookie sheet.
  8. Bake for 8 to 10 minutes.

Author: Sister Stephanie Slovak
Date First Published:
Prep Time: PT45M
Cook Time: PT10M
Yield: Makes 6 to 8 dozen