Best Ever Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

Ingredients

 ½ cup butter, softened
 ½ cup palm shortening
 ¾ cup light brown sugar
 ¼ cup white sugar
 2 eggs
 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
 ½ tsp butter flavouring
 1 & ½ cups all-purpose flour
 1 teaspoon baking soda
 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
 ½ teaspoon salt
 3 cups rolled oats
OPTIONAL
 1 cup raisins

Directions

1

In a large bowl, cream together the butter, shortening, brown sugar, white sugar, eggs, vanilla, and butter flavour until smooth.

2

Combine the flour, baking soda, cinnamon, and salt.

3

Stir into the sugar mixture.

4

Stir in the oats (and raisins, if using).

5

Chill the dough for 30 minutes to 1 hour.

6

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

7

Use a cooking dough scoop (2Tbl), place dough onto parchment lined cookie sheets.

8

Bake 10 - 12 minutes until light and golden. Do not overbake. They should be lightly golden in colour, and still a bit soft.

9

Let them cool for 2 minutes on the pan before removing to cool completely.

10

Store in airtight container, or in a plastic bag once cooled, for up to 1 week.

Ingredients

 ½ cup butter, softened
 ½ cup palm shortening
 ¾ cup light brown sugar
 ¼ cup white sugar
 2 eggs
 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
 ½ tsp butter flavouring
 1 & ½ cups all-purpose flour
 1 teaspoon baking soda
 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
 ½ teaspoon salt
 3 cups rolled oats
OPTIONAL
 1 cup raisins

Directions

1

In a large bowl, cream together the butter, shortening, brown sugar, white sugar, eggs, vanilla, and butter flavour until smooth.

2

Combine the flour, baking soda, cinnamon, and salt.

3

Stir into the sugar mixture.

4

Stir in the oats (and raisins, if using).

5

Chill the dough for 30 minutes to 1 hour.

6

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

7

Use a cooking dough scoop (2Tbl), place dough onto parchment lined cookie sheets.

8

Bake 10 - 12 minutes until light and golden. Do not overbake. They should be lightly golden in colour, and still a bit soft.

9

Let them cool for 2 minutes on the pan before removing to cool completely.

10

Store in airtight container, or in a plastic bag once cooled, for up to 1 week.

Best Ever Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

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