Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

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By Gladys Carter

Ingredients:
2 sticks butter (room temperature)
¾ cup brown sugar, packed
¾ cup sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla
½ teaspoon water
2 eggs
1 ½ cups all purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon salt
2 cups quick cooking oats
2 cups chocolate chips


Directions:
Preheat oven to 350º F.

Spray pan with nonstick cooking spray. In medium bowl whisk together flour, baking soda and salt. In a separate large mixing bowl, using a hand mixer, cream butter and sugars until fluffy. Add eggs one at a time until fully incorporated. Add vanilla and water and beat until fully incorporated. Add dry ingredients to the butter mixture. Stir in oats and chocolate chips. Using a teaspoon, drop dough on prepared baking sheet and bake for 7 minutes. Cool on wire rack.
Servings: approx. 50 cookies

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time: 7 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Notes from the Paula Deen Test Kitchen: We always use parchment paper on cookie sheet.  Makes for easier clean up.  A cup of chopped pecans makes these cookies even yummier!

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I love these cookies...I often change from the chocolate chips to peanut butter chips...they are so versatile!

By dfordkeith on August 05, 2014

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I mixed and baked everything to the letter....using the teaspoon there were well over 50 cookies...the baking time necessary was well beyond the 7 minutes as per the directions in my convection oven....You may want to retest this recipe...the cookies were delicious...but inconsistent in texture since I had to keep testing and retesting for readiness to come out of the oven

By Becky on February 14, 2014

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I tried your cookie recipient today and they we delicious! Thank you for sharing and encouraging others...

By Mary on January 19, 2014

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Paula, I love your cookies and so many other recipes. Keep your chin up. Your loyal supporters are with you 100%. We know the kind of person you are.

By Gail on July 19, 2013

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These are the best chocolate chip oatmeal cookies I've ever made or tasted!! The ingredients are basic and the instructions simple and easy to follow!!! You can never go wrong with Paula Deen!!! She never disappoints!

By Amanda on May 28, 2013

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I am sending this recipe to me. Thanks.

By Peggy Jean Fannin on January 28, 2013

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Delicious!!!

By a_felts on January 20, 2013

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My husband has been asking me to make cookies for him since christmas last year, but I have never made cookies. I am going to try this ........... I'll let you know when I do, how the cookies came out.

By Ann Marie Jaggernauth on January 15, 2013

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Paula im looking for a good soft peanut butter cookie and whoopie cookie recipe. My mom loves the whoopie pie cookies there very low in fats and calories and very low in sugar too.

By kevin c nuce on November 04, 2012

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I love Paula Deen! I have yet to find a recipe of hers that isn't AMAZING, these cookies are no exception! Every time I make them the entire batch is gone by the days end! I cook them for 10 mins instead of seven though, they turn out chewy instead of gooey.

By Steven on June 25, 2012

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I'm from the south, New Orleans to be exacted. I love Paula's recipes, I been cooking from Paula and Sons books for years. When I visit my sister and hubby, I'm stoppin in! I love Paula she brings back so many memories from home and family and foods. I don't care what other people say, Just back off of Paula what ever goes on in her life Well, God Bless her. I love ya girl, keep cookin!!!!

By Royce Kent on January 31, 2012

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My son and I just made these cookies and they are the best oatmeal cookies ever.We did how ever baked ours for 10 min instead and they turned out perfect.Chewy and warm Thank you Paula.Susan

By SUSAN SANCHEZ on January 15, 2012

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Paula. I have to share a story with you. I have a son who is 13 and loves to cook. We Love you and watch your cooking shows all the time.This last Christmas, my son received a gift card for JcPenny in the amount of 100.00 dollars. He went and spent all of his money on your cookware set for his father and me.We absolutely love the set.We love your recipes that my son and I cooked together and will continue to use them. Look forward to more of your charm and smile and recipes.Thank you again for being a part of our lives.best wishes to you from Susan and Kobe.

By SUSAN SANCHEZ on January 15, 2012

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Making these tonight!!!

By Bonnie May on December 13, 2011

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Hey Paula these cookies are delicious. Thanks so much. Amanda

By Amanda on November 23, 2011

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Mmmm good! I've tried many oatmeal cookie recipes in my time and this one is now at the top of the list. I added raisins and pecans to the mix, in addition to the chocolate chips, and boy 'o boy! The whole family gives this recipe a 5-star thumbs up.

By Anonymous on June 30, 2011

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my family just loved the oatmeal chocolate chip cookies they were out standing keep up the good work paula

By debbie b on April 22, 2011

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They are good but I had hoped they would be better with the Paula Deen name attatched to them. I need more flour for my area apparently.

By B Breck on January 15, 2011

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Hey Yall, These are excellent cookies, I recomend them 110% (add the pecans). Easy to make and the kids gobble them up. Happy Thanksgiving.

By Anonymous on November 25, 2010

2 sticks of butter….Can I use real butter or should I use margarine.  I know when my mom says “butter”....she means margarine.

By CHAR DUNN on September 23, 2010

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Add a few spoonfuls of parmesan cheese to the flour and cornmeal breading and it kicks the tomatoes up another notch. Bev
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I just bought Paula's Peach Salad Dressing and wondered if anyone has a good recipe that they use it in?
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