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Yield: 3 1/2 dozen

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 cup enriched flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup dark corn syrup (or substitute honey or brown sugar)
  • 1 1/2 cup quick oats
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla

Instructions

  1. Sift flour, salt, baking powder into mixing bowl
  2. Add sugar, shortening, peanut butter, egg, vanilla, and 1/2 corn syrup
  3. Beat until smooth
  4. Fold in oats and remaining syrup
  5. Drop from teaspoon on greased cookie sheet
  6. Bake in a moderate oven (375 degrees) for 10 - 12 minutes

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

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