Bill Clinton's Oatmeal Cookies
Old-fashioned oatmeal cookies are still a kid-favorite lunch box treat and after-school snack.
Recipe from Family Circle
3-1/2 dozen cookies
2 1/2 cups quick-cooking or old-fashioned oats
1 cup chopped walnuts
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups packed brown sugar
1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter or margarine, at room temperature
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Heat oven to 350 degrees F.
Spread oats and walnuts in ungreased 15-1/2 x 10-1/2 x 1-inch baking pan. Bake 15-20 minutes, stirring occasionally, until toasted and light brown; cool.
Drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls about 2 inches apart onto ungreased baking sheets.
Bake at 350 degrees F for 8 to 10 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on pans for 3 minutes; remove from cookie sheet. Cool on wire rack.
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