Holiday Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Ingredients

  • 3/4 cup softened butter or margarine
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 3 cups oats
  • 3/4 cup Sun-Maid Natural Raisins
  • 3/4 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/2 cup red and green candy-coated chocolate pieces
  • Directions:

    HEAT oven to 350 F.
    BEAT together butter, sugars, egg and vanilla.
    ADD flour, baking soda and salt; mix well.
    STIR in oats, raisins, walnuts and candy pieces.
    DROP by tablespoon onto lightly greased cookie sheets.

    BAKE 12 to 15 minutes.

    Tip: Allow cookie sheets to cool slightly between baking each batch or the cookies may flatten and not hold their shape.

    Makes 3 dozen cookies.