Emma Smith’s Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Recipe

1/2 c. shortening or lard

3/4 c. butter

2 c. brown sugar

4 eggs

1/2 c. milk

4 cups rolled oats

2 cups raisins

2 cups flour

2 tsp. soda

1/2 tsp. salt

1 tsp. cinnamon

1 tsp. nutmeg

1/2 tsp. cloves

2 c. nuts

Mix shortening and sugar together, add eggs one at a time, beat well.ADd milk and mix well. Mix flour, soda salt, and spices together in a separate bowl, then add them all at once. Mix well. Add raisins and mix. Add oatmeal and mix. ADd nuts and mix.

 Bake at 375 untl golden brown (7-8 minutes)


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