Lunch Box Oatmeal Cookies
Lunch Box Oatmeal Cookies

Lunch Box Oatmeal Cookies

Oatmeal cookies so tasty and chewy, they'll remind you of your Grandma's cookie jar.

The Story Behind the Recipe
24
cookies
25 min
PREP TIME
35 min
TOTAL TIME

Ingredients

1 cup firmly packed brown sugar

1/2 cup Land O Lakes® Butter softened

1 large Land O Lakes® Egg

1 teaspoon vanilla

1 3/4 cups uncooked old-fashioned or quick-cooking oats

1 cup all-purpose flour

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

1/4 teaspoon salt

1 cup candy-coated chocolate pieces

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Heat oven to 375°F.

  2. STEP 2

    Combine sugar, butter, egg and vanilla in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add oats, flour, baking soda and salt; beat at low speed until well mixed. Stir in chocolate pieces.

  3. STEP 3

    Drop dough by heaping teaspoonfuls, 2 inches apart, onto lightly greased cookie sheets. Bake 9-11 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Let stand 1 minute on cookie sheets; remove to cooling rack.

Tip #1

- Stir in 1 cup of one of the following ingredients: sweetened dried cranberries, semi-sweet chocolate chips, chopped mixed dried fruit, flaked coconut or chopped pecans. Bake as directed above.

Nutrition

160Calories
6Fat (mg)
20Cholesterol (mg)
95Sodium (mg)
23Carbohydrates (g)
2Protein (g)

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  January 23, 2016

Really delicious cookies, Added a half teaspoon of cinnamon. Will definitely make these again!

— says Sherie
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  June 11, 2015

DELICIOUS! This recipe was very simple and contains all of your pantry staples. I will definitely be using this recipe again. I baked them for 11 minutes and they were just right!

— says Erin
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