Classic Chocolate Oatmeal Cookie
All time favorite at our house.
1 cup shortening or butter
¾ cup packed brown sugar
¾ cup white sugar
1 ½ cup all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
½ teaspoon pure vanilla
2 cups rolled oats
2 cups semisweet or dark chocolate chips
1 cup chopped walnuts nuts
Preheat oven 350 degrees (180 C)
Cream shorting, sugars add eggs and mix thoroughly.
Combine the soda, salt and flour and add to the creamed mixture.
Add oatmeal, chocolate chops and chopped nuts until well mixed.
Drop or use ice cream scoop on a greased cookie sheet.
Bake 15 minutes
Make yourself a cup of tea or a big glass of cold milk and enjoy 🙂
Tip: Instead of a greased cookie sheet cover pan with parchment paper for easy clean up.