Delicious cookies made of oatmeal and raisins combined with a hint of cinnamon. Great for the holidays or whenever.
-By Christine (Salzer) Strommen
2 cups shortening
2 cups white sugar
2 cups brown sugar
3 cups flour
2 tsp soda
5 cups oatmeal
2 tsp salt
2 tsp cinnamon
2 cups walnuts, finely chopped
2 cups raisins
- Mix sugars, flour, soda, salt and cinnamon together. Blend in shortening and eggs.
- Stir in oatmeal, nuts and raisins.
- Roll into balls and place on cookie sheet. Bake at 350 degrees for about 13 minutes or until cookies start to look golden.