- Heat oven to 350°F.
- Beat together butter (margarine), brown sugar, and granulated sugar until creamy. Add eggs and vanilla, and beat well.
- Add flour, baking soda, salt and spices, mix well. Stir in oatmeal and raisins, mix well.
- Drop dough, 1 rounded tablespoon per cookie, onto ungreased cookie sheet.
- Bake 10-12 minutes or until golden brown. Cool 1-2 minutes on cookie sheet. Remove and place on wire rack.
|Prep Time: 15 minutes|
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Container: Large mixing bowl and cookie sheet.
|-||1 cup butter (or margarine), softened (2 sticks)|
|-||1 cup brown sugar (firmly packed)|
|-||1/2 cup granulated sugar|
|-||1 teaspoon vanilla|
|-||1 1/2 cups all purpose flour|
|-||1 teaspoon baking soda|
|-||1 teaspoon cinnamon|
|-||1/2 teaspoon cloves|
|-||1/2 teaspoon allspice|
|-||1/2 teaspoon salt (optional)|
|-||3 cups oatmeal (old fashioned or quick, uncooked)|
|-||1 cup raisins|