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Raisin-Chip Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

The texture of these cookies is just right with plump raisins, sweet chocolate chips, crunchy nuts and yummy coconut. Any leftover cookies freeze nicely.—Anna Free, Cleveland, Ohio
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Bake: 15 min./batch YIELD:72 servings


  • 2 cups butter, softened
  • 1-2/3 cups sugar
  • 1-2/3 cups packed brown sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 3 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2-1/2 cups quick-cooking oats
  • 2-1/2 cups old-fashioned oats
  • 2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 4 cups (24 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
  • 3 cups coarsely chopped nuts
  • 2 cups raisins
  • 1 cup flaked coconut


  • 1. In a large bowl, cream butter and sugars until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in vanilla. Combine dry ingredients; gradually add to the creamed mixture and mix well. Stir in chocolate chips, nuts, raisins and coconut.
  • 2. Drop by heaping tablespoonfuls 2 in. apart onto ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 350° for 12-14 minutes or until golden brown. Remove to wire racks to cool. Yield: 12 dozen.
Editor's Note: Make half of the recipe at a time to fit into a mixing bowl.

Nutritional Facts

2 each: 227 calories, 12g fat (6g saturated fat), 25mg cholesterol, 141mg sodium, 29g carbohydrate (18g sugars, 2g fiber), 4g protein.

Reviews for Raisin-Chip Oatmeal Cookies

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dalbailey User ID: 6814682 81581
Reviewed Feb. 9, 2013

"I used cranberries the grains of cereal that are left on the bottom of the box that are mush I put in lemonchips nutmeg no nuts no raisins and 1/2 recipe they were awesome"

Mark's Girl User ID: 2838193 81572
Reviewed Dec. 10, 2008

"I also halved the recipe. I used only old-fashioned oats, and they turned out great. How did yours turn out?"

Bosox_MA User ID: 873283 72788
Reviewed Aug. 10, 2008

"Think I will halve the recipe.  Sounds good.  I only have regular oatmeal--do you think it will make a difference? 


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