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Tempt Your Taste Buds With Delicious Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Soft and Chewy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies from If there is one thing that everyone loves, it is the perfect cookie. That...

Written by Margareth Issiah · 1 min read >
Soft and Chewy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies from

If there is one thing that everyone loves, it is the perfect cookie. That is why this year 2023 I am here to introduce you to the ultimate oatmeal raisin cookie recipe. Delicious, chewy, and full of flavor, these cookies are sure to make your taste buds sing. So, what are you waiting for? Let’s get baking!


The beauty of this recipe is that it only requires a few simple ingredients that you can find in any grocery store. Here is what you will need to make these oatmeal raisin cookies:

  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups old-fashioned oats
  • 1 cup raisins


Once you have all of your ingredients, it’s time to start baking! Here are the steps you will need to take to make these delicious oatmeal raisin cookies:

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. In a medium bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, cinnamon, and salt.
  3. In a large bowl, beat together the butter, brown sugar, and granulated sugar until light and fluffy.
  4. Beat in the egg and vanilla extract until combined.
  5. Gradually add in the flour mixture and mix until just combined.
  6. Stir in the oats and raisins.
  7. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto an ungreased baking sheet. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes or until golden brown.
  8. Let cool on the baking sheet for 5 minutes before transferring to a wire rack to cool completely.

Baking Tips and Tricks

Making oatmeal raisin cookies is easy, but there are a few tips and tricks that you can use to make sure your cookies turn out perfectly every time. Here are a few of my favorites:

  • Be sure to use old-fashioned oats, not quick-cooking oats, for this recipe.
  • If you like chewier cookies, use less baking powder and bake for a few minutes less.
  • Add a pinch of nutmeg for an extra bit of flavor.
  • For a sweeter cookie, increase the amount of granulated sugar.
  • For extra crunch, stir in 1/2 cup of chopped nuts.

Nutritional Information

These oatmeal raisin cookies are delicious, but they aren’t exactly healthy. Here is the nutritional information for one cookie:

Serving Size Calories Fat Sodium Carbohydrates Fiber Sugar Protein
1 cookie 120 5 g 65 mg 17 g 1 g 9 g 2 g


If you are looking for a delicious cookie that will make your taste buds sing, then these oatmeal raisin cookies are for you. Easy to make and full of flavor, these cookies will be a hit with the whole family. So, why not give them a try? You won’t regret it! As the old saying goes, “You can never have too many cookies in your life.”

Bonus: Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Joke

Q: What did the oatmeal raisin cookie say to the chocolate chip cookie?
A: “Raisin a smile!”

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