Oatmeal Icebox Cookies
"This recipe is one of my mother's refrigerator cookies that she made when I was little. The old fashioned sugar cookies that you have on your home page is exactly what mom used to make. They are wonderfully soft and a touch of nutmeg in them. You could not believe how many memories it brings back to me. This is another memory to enclose to you. This is a sandwich type cookie spread with jam in the center."
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Ingredientsservings 285 cals
Original recipe yields 12 servings (2 dozen)
- Cream together the shortening and sugar and beat in the egg until light.
- Sift together the flour, baking powder and salt and mix into the creamed mixture. Stir in the oatmeal and water until blended. Roll into a 2 inch roll and chill in the refrigerator for several hours or overnight.
- Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
- Slice cookie dough thinly and bake at 375 degrees F (190 degrees C) for 6-8 minutes. Cool and put together in sandwiches with jam.
Per Serving: 285 calories; 9.8 g fat; 46.2 g carbohydrates; 3.6 g protein; 16 mg cholesterol; 292 mg sodium. Full nutrition
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I let this chill for 24 hours, cut it and it crumbled. I didn't have time to re-chill this so I added in an egg, stuck in mini muffin cups, I pressed an indentation after baking and then filled ...