Best Whole Wheat-Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies

Treat your guests with these cookies made using oats and raisins - a tasty dessert.

  • Prep Time 55 min
  • Total Time 55 min
  • Servings 36

Ingredients

3/4
cup granulated sugar
1/2
cup packed brown sugar
1
cup butter or margarine, softened
1
teaspoon baking soda
1
teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2
teaspoon salt
1 1/2
teaspoons vanilla
2
eggs
3
cups old-fashioned or quick-cooking oats
1 1/2
cups Gold Medal™ whole wheat flour
1
cup raisins
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, stir sugars, butter, baking soda, cinnamon, salt, vanilla and eggs with spoon until well blended. Stir in oats, flour and raisins.
  • 2 On ungreased cookie sheets, drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls about 2 inches apart.
  • 3 Bake 9 to 11 minutes or until light brown. Cool 2 minutes; remove from cookie sheets.

Expert Tips

Old-fashioned oats are larger than quick-cooking oats, but either can be used in these cookies. The old-fashioned oats give a little more texture and flavor to the cookies.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
140
(
Calories from Fat
50),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
6g
6%
(Saturated Fat
3 1/2g,
3 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
25mg
25%;
Sodium
110mg
110%;
Total Carbohydrate
19g
19%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
10g
10%
),
Protein
2g
2%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
4%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.