Sunday, August 1, 2010

Vanishing Oatmeal Cookie Bars

This is probably one of my favorite cookie recipes. I made these into bars this time.

2 sticks of butter softened
1 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 cup sugar
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 1/2 cups all purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon cinnamon
3 cups quick or old fashioned oats
1 cup of raisins/chocolate chips/butterscotch chips etc

Heat oven to 350
Beat together butter and sugar
add eggs and vanilla
add combined flour, baking soda, cinnamon and salt; mix well
stir in oats and raisins/chips; mix well
drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheet
bake 10 to 12 minutes or untl golden brown
cool one minute on cookie sheet; remove to wire rack

makes about 4 dozen

*bar cookies
bake 30 to 35 minutes in ungreased 13x9 inch metal baking pan


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