Chewy Ranger Cookies

  • Yield: 3 dozens
  • Prep: 30 minutes
  • Cook: 12 minutes

Crunchy, chewy, raisin, walnut, oatmeal cookie that everyone asks for at their birthdays and holidays


1cup melted margarine
1cup packed golden brown sugar
1teaspoon vanilla
1cup granulated sugar
2cups all-purpose flour
2cups quick-cooking oats
1/2teaspoon salt
1teaspoon baking soda
1/2teaspoon baking powder
1cup California raisins
1/2cup chopped walnuts
2 eggs, beaten


  1. Preheat oven to 350F.
  2. Melt margarine and brown sugar in a saucepan over low heat. Remove from heat and stir in vanilla.
  3. Mix granulated sugar, flour, rolled oats, salt, soda, baking powder; stir until well mixed. Add raisins and walnuts; mix well.
  4. Beat eggs and add to flour mixture; mix well.
  5. Add sugar mixture to flour mixture and stir just until blended.
  6. Drop onto cookie sheet by the teaspoonful
  7. Bake at 350 degrees for about 12 minutes until golden brown. Let cool on a wire rack.