Oatmeal Raisin Cookies


  • 1 cup of butter
  • 1 cup of brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup of white sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tsp of vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 cups of flour
  • 1 tsp of baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp of salt
  • 1/2 tsp of cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp of ground cloves
  • 1/2 tsp of freshly grated nutmeg
  • 3 cups of old-fashioned oats
  • 1 cup of raisins


Preheat oven 350 degrees F.

Cream together the butter and sugars till light and fluffy. Add the eggs and vanilla and beat till smooth. In another bowl combine the flour, salt, cinnamon, baking soda, cloves, and nutmeg. Add the dry ingredients to the butter and sugar.

Stir in the oats and raisins just until combined. Drop by tablespoon unto a parchment lined baking sheet. Bake for 10-12 min till golden brown.