Caramel Chewy Oatmeal Cookies Recipe
- ¾ cup butter flavored shortening
- 1 ¼ cups packed brown sugar
- 1 egg
- ⅓ cup milk
- 1 ½ teaspoons vanilla extract
- 3 cups quick cooking oats
- 1 cup all-purpose flour
- ½ teaspoon baking soda
- ½ teaspoon salt
- ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1 ½ cups chopped walnuts
- 36 caramels
step 1: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Lightly grease baking sheets.
step 2: Combine shortening, brown sugar, egg, milk, and vanilla in large bowl. Beat at medium speed until creamy.
step 3: Combine oats, flour, baking soda, salt and cinnamon. Mix into creamed mixture until just blended. Stir in nuts.
step 4: Drop by rounded tablespoon onto baking sheet two inches apart and place caramel in center-do not press down. Bake ten to twelve minutes or until light brown around edges and caramel is completely melted.