Anne’s Grape Nut and Oatmeal Cookies

Preparation info
  • Makes about


    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      45 min

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American Baking

By Patricia Lousada

Published 1986

  • About

An American friend living in London gave me this recipe saying it was the cookie herfamily most often asked her to bake. It is a healthy, tasty and deliciously crunchy cookie. Grape Nuts are a crunchy cereal available at Sainsbury’s.


  • 175 g (6 oz) soft margarine, plus extra for greasing
  • 175 g (6 <


Cream the margarine and sugar together. Add the egg yolk and mix it in. Sift the flour, soda and salt together and then mix them into the creamed ingredients. Add the oats and Grape Nuts and refrigerate for 20 minutes. Meanwhile, preheat the oven.

Roll the dough into balls with the palms of your hands and place the balls on a greased baking sheet. Flatten the balls with the bottom of a