Oatmeal Lace Cookies

  • Yield: 200 pieces


2cups quick oats
2cups sugar
1cup butter, melted
6tablespoons flour
1/2teaspoon salt
1teaspoon vanilla
2 eggs
1/2teaspoon baking powder


  1. Preheat oven to 350F.
  2. Mix ingredients in order listed.
  3. Line cookie sheets with tin foil.
  4. Drop 1/2 teaspoon batter on cookie sheet, spacing 2 inches apart.
  5. Bake 8 to 10 minutes.
  6. Cool on foil on cake racks.
  7. Peel from foil when cooled.

Recipe reprinted with permission from the Junior League of Charleston’s Charleston Receipts Repeats (The Junior League of Charleston, South Carolina, 1992).