Saturday, April 2, 2011

Oatmeal Cream Cookies

One of my favorite cookie recipes from my sister in law, Pam.  Oatmeal cookies with a creamy marshmallow filling!
Oatmeal Cream Cookies
1 1/2 c. shortening
2 2/3 c. packed dark brown sugar
4 eggs
2 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 tsp. nutmeg
1 1/2 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. salt
Cream ingredients together and add:
4 cups old fashioned oats
2 1/4 cups flour
Drop by teaspoon fulls onto greased baking sheet and bake 12 minutes at 350 degrees.
Note: I've substituted light brown sugar and regular oats and they turn out fine.
Filling:
3/4 cup shortening
3 cups powdered sugar
1 container marshmallow cream (the big one)
1 - 3 T. milk
Cream together and place between layers of oatmeal cookies
YUM!

7 comments:

Pamela said...

Oh yum. These are just begging to be used to shelter. However will I make them without tasting them?

A Rosy Note said...

Oh my goodness! These look and sound so delicious :)

Meaghan Luby said...

these look exceptionally yummy. i mean, this looks really great! thanks for sharing, lots of love happening for this and all your posts :)
-meg
@ http://clutzycooking.blogspot.com

Shanna said...

Over here from Lisa's Sweet as Sugar Cookies, these look SO good!

Bernie said...

Those look good. I had a hard time not licking my screen. Yummy!!

Lisa said...

ooooh, I saw these and I had to take a closer look! Something about the fluffy filling just looks SO good!

Kristen said...

Mmmm...these look delicious!

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