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Chewy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies - How to Make Bakery Style Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

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This oatmeal raisin cookie recipe is packing a secret that keeps them super soft and chewy! If you love oatmeal raisin cookies then this recipe is a must try! It's loaded with hearty oatmeal and raisins with that "can't resist" homemade flavor. Good luck with trying to convince people that you actually did make these.
  All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Baking powder 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Baking soda 1 Teaspoon
  Butter 1 Cup (16 tbs), softened
  Brown sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs), packed
  White sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Eggs 2 Medium
  Vanilla extract 1 Teaspoon
  Water 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Quick cooking oat 3 Cup (48 tbs) (1-minute oats)
  Raisins 1 Cup (16 tbs)

1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
2. In a food processor, add ½ cup raisins and water. Blend till pureed. Set aside.
3. In a medium bowl, add flour, baking powder, salt and baking soda. Whisk till combined. Set aside.

4. In another bowl, add butter, brown sugar, white sugar, eggs and vanilla extract.
5. Using a mixer, mix till all are well combined and creamy.
6. Add the dry ingredients into this wet ingredients mixture and stir until combined.
7. Put the pureed raisins and mix well. Add the oatmeal and stir only till combined. Do not over mix.
8. Put 1 cup of raisins and continue to mix till combined.
9. Wet clean hands with water and roll out balls of the cookie batter.
10. Place them on the baking sheet spaced away from each other.
11. Bake in the preheated oven for around 8 minutes.
12. Remove from the oven and let it sit for around 3 minutes. Then transfer them on cooling rack to cool completely.

13. In a serving plate, arrange the cookies and serve them with milk or any other refreshing beverage of choice.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
8 Minutes
Ready In: 
18 Minutes
Loosing sleep over your kids 'after school treat'. Explore this video to prepare flavorful and chewy oatmeal and raisin cookies. With the amount of butter it's chewiness is something that kids adore. The crisp edges makes is a favorite snack at all times.

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 507 Calories from Fat 161

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 18 g28.4%

Saturated Fat 10.3 g51.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 71.3 mg23.8%

Sodium 322.8 mg13.5%

Total Carbohydrates 82 g27.4%

Dietary Fiber 4.1 g16.5%

Sugars 42.4 g

Protein 8 g16.4%

Vitamin A 10.1% Vitamin C 0.57%

Calcium 6.5% Iron 12.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Anonymous's picture
these cookies are great!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Anonymous's picture
great and easy recipe, but too much sugar! they turn out far too sweet!
Chewy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies - How To Make Bakery Style Oatmeal Raisin Cookies Recipe Video