Thursday, January 19, 2012

Week 3 Cookies–Loaded Oatmeal

Still thinking about January being National Oatmeal Awareness month – I made this one up.  I really was just cleaning out partial containers of stuff in my pantry – however, they are really good!


1 stick soft butter                           1 C brown sugar
2 eggs                                            1/2 C applesauce
1 C oatmeal                                   1 C raisins
1 C coconut                                    1 C flour
1/2 tsp. baking powder                   1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/4 tsp. salt

Cream butter and brown sugar, add eggs and applesauce.  Stir in oatmeal, raisins, coconut.  Mix flour, baking powder, soda and salt together – add to mixture.  Bake 375 for about 8 minutes.  DO NOT over bake.  Makes 3 doz.

Blessings from Wisconsin – where it is COLD today!

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Sitakiana said...

We love oatmeal cookies. These are definitely on my list of things to bake now!! Thanks!

Michaele said...

Dang cold here too! It just isn't an oatmeal cookie if you don't add raisins is it? I like the applesauce instead of white sugar here.

Deborah Jean at Dandelion House said...

These look yummy! I'll have to give this a try!
As always, thanks for sharing with the farmgirls on Fridays!
Ps. we got our first snow today. It's all white out.. a perfect day for baking cookies!

Heidi said...

Those cookies look so good. I can hardly wait to try them. Oatmeal cookies are my favorite, but I have never seen a recipe that incorporates coconut and applesauce into them. Thank you so much for sharing this recipe and for linking it to The Farmgirl Friday Hop! Have a great week.