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25 Days of Cookies: Lots of love goes into this special cookie recipe

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The next cookie recipe comes from Julie Byers, the daytime Front of the House manager/instructor at Foundations, the restaurant inside the Culinary Institute of Platt College.

Julie writes, “I think my grandmother in heaven was guiding my hands today as I made every addition into the mixer bowl because I think this was the best batch I have ever made of these. She made these for as long as I can remember and they are my mom’s and my favorite. They are aptly named Delicious Cookies. Here's the recipe.

Many thanks to Julie for sharing this special recipe and the memories that go with it.

Delicious Cookies

  • 1 c. butter or margarine (I used one stick of each)
  • 1 c. sugar
  • 1 c. brown sugar
  • 1 c. oil
  • 1 egg
  • 3 1/2 c. flour
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. soda
  • 1 tsp. cream of tartar
  • 1 tsp. vanilla

Then add:

  • 1 c. Rice Krispies
  • 1 c. coconut
  • 1 c. oatmeal
  • 1/2 c. chopped pecans

Drop onto cookie sheets then press with a fork. Bake at 350 for 10-15 min. until light brown.

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