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Oatmeal Walnut Raisin Cookies Recipe

These cookies will make you feel like you are home no matter where in the world you are. Here you will find the recipe for Cinnamon Raisin Oatmeal Cookies!

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword Oatmeal Raisin Cookies
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 17 minutes
Author Regina

Ingredients

  • 2/3 c. butter softened
  • 2/3 c. white sugar
  • 1/2 c. packed brown sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • optional spices: 1/2 tsp. cinnamon, 1 dash nutmeg, 1 dash all-spice
  • 3/4 c. all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/4 c. uncooked quick cooking oatmeal
  • 1 c. each raisins and coarsely chopped walnuts I also added some chocolate chips

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 325F. Lightly grease cookie sheets or use parchment paper. In large bowl beat butter, sugars, egg and vanilla (and spices) at medium to high speed until fluffy. Reduce mixer speed to low, add flour and oatmeal, increase mixer speed gradually and beat just until blended. Stir in raisins and nuts.
  2. Drop heaping tablespoonfuls of dough 2 1/2 inches apart onto prepared sheets. Bake for about 17 minutes or until edges of cookies are lightly browned and tops look dry. Cool on sheet for 5 minutes. Remove to rack to cool completely.