And sometimes, especially with 4 brothers, you just need quick and easy cheap eats from what you have on hand. Hence, the traditional inclusion of Oatmeal Raisin Cookies. I’m pretty sure that this recipe came from the box…if not the oatmeal box, then the raisin box.
Oatmeal Raisin Cookies
3 C flour
1 C gran sugar
2 C brown sugar
2 C butter
2 tsp vanilla
6 C old-fashioned rolled oats (not quick, not instant, not steel cut or Irish)
2 tsp baking soda
2 C raisins
Have been using this since sometime in the ‘80’s – that’s the whole thing. I’m pretty sure that this is a double batch, at least. It make a TON of cookies. You know what to do from here. 350 or 375 for 7-12 minutes. Less time for a softer cookies, a little longer for a crisper cookie.
Did they put recipes on the back of the oatmeal box? We didn’t search for it, was out there.