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Grandma's Lace Cookies

Rated as 4.87 out of 5 Stars

"This is one of my favorite cookie recipes that has been passed down to me from my Grandmother. Friends and family love them-- they are so addictive!"
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18 m servings 187
Original recipe yields 10 servings (10 cookies)


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  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Line a baking sheet with aluminum foil.
  2. Melt butter in a microwave-safe bowl in a microwave. Add sugar and stir to combine. Add beaten egg and mix well. Stir in oats, flour, vanilla extract, salt, and baking powder.
  3. Drop teaspoonfuls of dough onto the prepared baking sheet.
  4. Bake in the preheated oven until edges are golden brown, about 8 minutes. Let cool completely before removing cookies from foil.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 187 calories; 10.3 22.4 2 43 143 Full nutrition

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We love lace cookies, and so I made these for family members who need gluten-free desserts using King Arthur's Measure for Measure flour and Quaker Oats Gluten-free oatmeal. I used a small cook...

Use parchment paper instead of foil. And use a very sparingly amount of dough, because they spread out considerably. Very easy to make and delish.

So I made these and they were easy and delicious. I read the other reviews about spacing them way out cuz they run together so I thought I did that but they still came together into one big coo...

I could not stop eating these cookies. Everybody loved them. I think parchment paper works better than foil. I use air bake pans which take longer. I had to bake them for 13 minutes. I made...

Delicious! A similar - and similarly crisp - cookie with the wonderful flavor of toasted sesame seeds is the Benne Wafer. Mixes up in just a few minutes all at once in one bowl. allrecipes even ...

these cookies are super easy to make and really delicious.. crunchy and buttery.... I only put 6 per cookie sheet because they really do spread out..I've already made them twice now and will mak...

I made this last night and my boyfriend liked it a lot! It came out perfect! I will make this again for sure! It was good with a glass of milk.

Flavor was wonderful but the cookies spread out all over the cookie sheet pan and became a giant blob. Followed directions precisely but still a mess. Would have liked them to a least be partly ...

Absolutely delicious! Just like the lace cookies I made many yrs ago, but lost the recipe. I added × vanilla & some extra oats. Next time I'm going to add lemon extract. I've done this before ...