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Oatmeal Chocolate Candy Cookies


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Ingredients:

  • 1 c Granulated sugar
  • 1 c Brown sugar; firmly packed
  • 1 c Butter; softened
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1 tb Vanilla
  • 2 c All-purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 c Quick-cooking oats
  • 1 ts Baking soda
  • 1/2 ts Salt
  • 2 c Candy-coated milk chocolate pieces such as M&M's
  • 1 c Salted peanuts;coarse choppd

Directions:

1. Combine granulated and brown sugars, butter, eggs and vanilla in a large mixing bowl. Beat with an electric mixer at medium speed, scraping the sides of the bowl often, until light and fluffy, about 2 to 3 minutes.
 
2. Add flour, oats, baking soda and salt. Beat at low speed, scraping sides of bowl often, until well-mixed, about 2 to 3 minutes. By hand, stir in candy and peanuts. Drop dough by scant 1/4-cupfuls 2 inches apart onto greased cookie sheets.
 
3. Bake in a preheated 350-degree oven until light golden brown, about 14 to 18 minutes.
 
Served at the Chicago 1996 Democratic National Convention.
 
Source: Chicago Sun Times, August 21, 1996 Posted to MM-Recipes Digest V3 #231
 
Date: Sat, 24 Aug 1996 21:59:29 +0000
 
From: Linda Place <placel@worldnet.att.net>