Oatmeal Cherry Cookies
Author: Betsy Cohen
Prep time: 15 mins
Cook time: 15 mins
Total time: 30 mins
  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1½ cups old fashioned oats
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 16 tablespoons (2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • ½ cup light brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1½ cups dried cherries
  1. Preheat oven to 325°. Line 4 baking sheets with parchment paper.
  2. Stir together flour, oats, baking soda and salt. Set aside.
  3. Place butter, sugar and brown sugar together in a large mixing bowl and beat for 3 minutes, scraping the bowl down as needed. Add eggs, one at a time and then the vanilla. Blend in dry ingredients. Lastly, mix in dried cherries.
  4. Scoop the dough, 2 heaping teaspoons at a time, onto lined baking sheets. Bake at 325° for 13-15 minutes, rotating the pans halfway through top to bottom and front to back.
  5. Cool on baking sheets.
Recipe by Desserts Required at https://www.dessertsrequired.com/oatmeal-cherry-cookies