World’s Best Cookies

  • Yield: 6


1cup butter
1cup white sugar
1cup brown sugar
1 egg
1cup salad oil
1cup oats (old fashioned or 1 minute
1teaspoon salt
1teaspoon vanilla extract
1cup crushed corn flakes
1/2cup shredded coconut
1/2cup chopped pecans
3 1/2cups white flour
1teaspoon baking soda


  1. Cream together butter and sugars till light and fluffy.  Add egg and mix well, add oil and mix.  Add oats, cornflakes, coconut and nuts and vanilla. Then add flour, soda and salt.  Mix well and form into balls the size of small walnuts.  Place on ungreased cookie sheet.  Flatten with a fork.  Bake 10-12 minutes in a 350degree oven.  Sprinkle with granulated sugar. Allow to cool on cookie sheet at least 1 minute.  Makes6-8 dozen