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This recipe collection began as a way to back up my mother's recipe collection that she has collected in a black binder since the 1950's. Maggie and I are also adding recipes that we want to keep track of, so this will become our family go to location for storing and finding our recipes

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cookies, desserts

Oatmeal Cookies

Mom's Black Book
URL: http://recipes.nalbone.us

Servings: 24

Preparation Time: 30 minutes
Start to Finish Time: 45 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup shortening (softened)
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup sifted flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 cup raisins
  • 2 cups oatmeal, Mother's Oats

Directions

  1. Cream the shortening and sugar thoroughly. Add egg and beat well.
  2. Sift flour, salt, soda and spices together. Add to the creamed mixture.
  3. Stir in milk.
  4. Put raisins and oats through the medium blade of the food grinder and add to the dough.
  5. Let stand 10 - 15 minutes, then drop from a teaspoon onto a greased cookie sheet.
  6. Bake in a moderately hot oven (375 Degrees F) for 12 - 15 minutes.

Per Serving (excluding unknown items): 120 Calories; 5g Fat (36.9% calories from fat); 2g Protein; 17g Carbohydrate; 1g Dietary Fiber; 9mg Cholesterol; 75mg Sodium. Exchanges: 1/2 Grain(Starch); 0 Lean Meat; 1/2 Fruit; 0 Non-Fat Milk; 1 Fat; 1/2 Other Carbohydrates.

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