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Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

"Dotted with cranberries, orange peel and vanilla chips, these cookies are so colorful and fun to eat. They look lovely on a dessert tray and would be a great addition to your Christmas cookie lineup. -Pat Habiger, Spearville, Kansas"
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25 m servings 188 cals
Original recipe yields 36 servings

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  1. In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar. Add the eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in vanilla. Combine flour, baking powder, salt and baking soda; add to the creamed mixture. Stir in oats, raisins, cranberries and orange peel. Stir in vanilla chips.
  2. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls 2 in. apart onto greased baking sheets. Bake at 375 degrees F for 10-12 minutes or until the edges are lightly browned. Cool on wire racks.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 188 calories; 8.3 g fat; 26 g carbohydrates; 2.5 g protein; 24 mg cholesterol; 114 mg sodium. Full nutrition


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  1. 36 Ratings

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Delicous cookies!!! Instead of vanilla chips I used white chocolate and instead of raisins I used Craisins to give more of a cranberry taste.

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wow, did not like them at all, sorry!

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Delicous cookies!!! Instead of vanilla chips I used white chocolate and instead of raisins I used Craisins to give more of a cranberry taste.

Very yummy! I wasn't quite sure what "vanilla" chips were so I used white chocolate chips. Also, I used dried orange peel seasoning that I had in my cabinet instead of fresh orange zest. But th...

Made these today to take to a party and they were a hit! I didn't have fresh cranberries, rasins or white chips, so I used dried, sweetened cranberries (1 1/2 cups)and milk chocolate chips. Don...

Looking for a good fall recipe to give out as a gift to family and friends, and I hit the jackpot. I made these cookies without the raisins, and they are SO GOOD! Simple to make too, which I L...

this is my favorite cookie ever in the world. i love the citrus with the cranberry and they have the perfect balance of everything! the chew of the cranberry and raisins, the crunch with the o...

I've made this cookies a few times and every time I have to get them out of my house as soon as possible or else I will end up eating them myself! I prefer to use dried cranberries and I leave ...

This is my new favorite cookie! I love the orange peel - it adds an amazing flavor to an already good lineup of ingredients. The only problem I had is that they seemed to brown on the bottoms...


These are excellent cookies!! A new favorite at our house.