Oatmeal Cookies No. 2

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Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

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Ingredients

  • ¾ cup butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 cup oatmeal
  • ½ cup sweet milk
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon soda
  • A little salt
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • ¼ cup chopped raisins
  • ¼ cup chopped hickory nuts

Method

Cream butter and sugar, add eggs, mix the rest of the dry ingredients, sprinkle over the raisins and nuts and combine the mixtures, adding the milk. Drop on a buttered tin, a little way apart. The nuts and raisins may be omitted.