Monster Cookies

Monster cookies appeal to the cookie cravings in all of us. These monsters shout oats, chocolate, raisins and nuts.

  • Prep Time 50 min
  • Total Time 50 min
  • Servings 18

Ingredients

1 1/4
cups packed brown sugar
1/2
cup shortening
2
eggs
2 1/2
cups Original Bisquick™ mix
1
cup old-fashioned or quick-cooking oats
1
cup candy-coated chocolate candies
1/2
cup raisins
1/2
cup chopped nuts, if desired
  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. In large bowl, beat brown sugar, shortening and eggs with electric mixer on medium speed, or mix with spoon. Stir in remaining ingredients.
  • 2 On ungreased cookie sheet, drop dough by 1/4 cupfuls about 2 inches apart. Flatten to about 1/2-inch thickness with bottom of glass that has been greased and dipped into granulated sugar.
  • 3 Bake 12 to 16 minutes or until golden brown. Cool 3 minutes; carefully remove from cookie sheet to cooling rack.

Expert Tips

Not a lot of free time? Make the dough a day earlier and refrigerate, then bake the cookies when you have a few spare minutes.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
270
(
Calories from Fat
100),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
11g
11%
(Saturated Fat
3 1/2g,
3 1/2%
Trans Fat
1 1/2g
1 1/2%
),
Cholesterol
25mg
25%;
Sodium
260mg
260%;
Total Carbohydrate
39g
39%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
25g
25%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
6%;
Iron
8%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.