Soft and Chewy Pumpkin Cookies Recipe
- 8 ounces butter, softened
- 1 cup white sugar
- 1 cup packed brown sugar
- 1 egg
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 cup pumpkin puree
- 1 cup rolled oats
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- ½ teaspoon salt
- 1 cup raisins
- 2 ½ cups all-purpose flour
step 1: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
step 2: Cream together butter, white sugar and brown sugar until fluffy. Beat in egg, vanilla and pumpkin.
step 3: In a separate bowl, mix together the oats, baking powder, cinnamon, salt, raisins and flour. Stir into pumpkin mixture.
step 4: Drop cookies by the heaping teaspoonful on to cookie sheets covered with parchment paper. Bake 12 to 15 minutes or until slightly browned around edges.
step 5: Remove from oven and place on cooling racks. Frost with your favorite powdered sugar glaze or leave plain.