2015 Recipe Contest Submissions

Famous Oatmeal Cookies


3/4 cup vegetable shortening, 1 cup firmly packed brown sugar, 1/2 cup granulated sugar, 1 egg, 1/4 cup water, 1 tsp vanilla, 3 cups old fashioned oats uncooked, 1 cup flour, 1 tsp salt, 1/2 tsp soda


Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Beat together shortening, sugars, egg, water, and vanilla until creamy. Add combined remaining ingredients; mix well. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls onto greased cookie sheet. Bake at 350 for 12-15 minutes.

Penny Cox