Oatmeal Cookie Recipes

Find your perfect oatmeal cookie—whether soft and chewy, spiced with ginger, or studded with chips of chocolate or butterscotch. And don’t forget the walnuts and raisins.

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Chewy Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

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I modified Beatrice's Excellent Oatmeal cookies very slightly. I came up with something that my boyfriend went CRAZY over! I've never seen him enjoy cookies to that extent! He said I blew his mother's recipe away.

Grandma's Lace Cookies

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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!

Beth's Spicy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

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With a little experimenting, I came up with these chewy, spicy, oatmeal raisin cookies. They make your kitchen smell wonderful while they are baking. They almost remind me of Christmas because the spices smell so good.

Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies III

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These are so close to the Girl Scout oatmeal peanut butter cookies that you won't know the difference!

Delicious Raspberry Oatmeal Cookie Bars

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One of my favorite cookie bar recipes.

Oatmeal Butterscotch Cookies

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Great cookies!

Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

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Energy packed cookies that please even a finicky teenager! Raisins can be substituted for chocolate chips.

Autumn Harvest Cookies

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An oatmeal-raisin cookie with a twist.

Cowboy Cookies III

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These are yummy. If you can manage to get them to cook just the right way, they aren't crunchy, but soft and the tiniest bit chewy, and melt in your mouth!

Crisp Oatmeal Cookies

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Crispy, delicious oatmeal cookies.

Aunt Hazel's Apple Oatmeal Cookies

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An old family favorite.

Soft Oatmeal Cookies

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These oatmeal cookies are very moist with a good flavor. Add a cup of raisins or nuts if you desire.

Inspiration and Ideas

Tips For Baking Perfect Cookies

Have you ever wondered how other people get their homemade cookies to look like they came from a bakery? It's all in the right ingredients, techniques, and tools.

22 Cookies Just Like Grandma Used to Make

These recipes from actual grandmothers are just the taste of Christmas nostalgia everyone craves.

Oatmeal Carmelitas

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Chewy gooey caramel, nuts and chocolate. We call them Goober Cookies. They taste great the next day if you get them to last that long.