Because I drank the whole pot of coffee-and because I love you all: here’s an early Monday morning recipe!
These are a great simple oatmeal cookie. If you don’t like pecans, leave ’em out. But there’s just enough pecan, oat, and butter flavor. Despite being crispy, they’ll still melt in your mouth. Try them today!
Oatmeal Pecan Crisps
- 1 cup unsalted butter (2 sticks) – softened
- 1 cup Packed Brown Sugar
- 1 cup Sugar
- 2 whole Eggs
- 1 teaspoon Vanilla
- 1-½ cup All-purpose Flour
- 1 teaspoon Salt
- 1 teaspoon Baking Soda
- 3 cups Quick Oats
- ½ cups Finely Chopped Pecans
Makes approx 3 dozen cookies.
Preheat oven to 350F.
Cream both sugars and softened butter in a large mixing bowl.
Drop in heaping tablespoon-fuls on your cookie sheet. I used parchment paper to reduce the chance of sticking, and guarantee minimal clean up. It’s not necessary, though.
Cook until light golden brown, about 10 minutes.