Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

White Pumpkins

Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies Description

Oatmeal and pumpkin are two of this author’s favorite foods. So it is definitely a favorite recipe! Just try our pumpkin oatmeal cookies recipe, and you will agree.

Eating Healthy: Did you know that pumpkin and oatmeal is good for your health? Enjoy eating healthy, as you munch on a handful of these cookies.  

Number of Servings: About 5 dozen


1 cupCanned Pumpkin
1 cupSugar
1 3/4 cupsRolled Oats
1 1/2 cupsFlour
3/4 cupShortening
1 cupRaisins or Chopped Nuts
1 /2 teaspoonBaking Soda
1/4 teaspoonsNutmeg
1 teaspoonSalt

Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies Recipe Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 400° F.
  2. In a mixing bowl, stir together flour, sugar, baking soda, cinnamon, nutmeg and salt.
  3. Add and mix shortening. Stir until mixture is crumbly.
  4. Stir in egg, pumpkin, oats and raisins(or nuts).
  5. Drop teaspoonfuls of dough onto an ungreased cookie sheet.
  6. Bake fifteen minutes or until done.

Serving Tips and Suggestions:

  • Add a glass of milk, and you have the perfect snack.

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