A tall stack of Oatmeal Raisin Cookies.

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 12 minutes
Total Time: 27 minutes
Yields: 20 - 22 cookies
Calories: 160 kcal

Deliciously thick and chewy oatmeal cookies that are perfectly spiced, and loaded with raisins!

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Ingredients

  • 1 and 1/2 cups plain/all-purpose flour 190g
  • 2 cups porridge oats 180g
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter 115g, melted
  • 3/4 cup light brown sugar 150g
  • 1/4 cup caster/granulated sugar 50g
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup raisins 150g

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 180C/350F/Gas 4, and line a baking tray with parchment paper, or a silicone mat. Set aside.
  2. Whisk together the flour, oats, baking powder, baking soda, salt, and spices. Set aside.

  3. Whisk together the melted butter and sugars until combined. Add the egg, and vanilla, and mix until combined. Add the dry ingredients, and mix until just combined. Fold in the raisins.

  4. Roll the dough into 1.5oz balls, and place onto the prepared baking tray. Bake for 10 - 12 minutes. Allow to cool on the baking tray for 5 - 10 minutes before transferring to a wire rack to cool completely.

Notes

Cookies stay fresh, kept in an airtight container, at room temperature for up to 1 week.

Cookie dough balls can be kept in the fridge for up to 5 days, or frozen for up to 3 months. Bake from frozen for an extra minute.

The calories are an estimate only.