Category Archives: Recipes

Pitmoppen

Recipe provided by my dad, Ben Doddema.

Ingredients:

  • 3 ¼ cups flour
  • 3 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1 ½ cup Oleo or butter
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • ½ teaspoon almond extract

Directions:

  • Mix all dry ingredients completely
  • Add oleo, vanilla, and almond extract
  • Work dough with hands until you can form a ball
  • Roll to about ¼ inch thick on lightly floured board
  • Cut into 1 ½ inch squares
  • Brush tops lightly with milk and decorate with blanched almond slices
  • Place on ungreased baking sheet
  • Place in preheated 400 degree oven for about 8 minutes or until lightly brown

Cranberry White Chocolate Cookies

Ingredients:

  • 1 C butter (not margarine) softened
  • 1 C sugar
  • 1 C brown sugar
  • 2 C flour
  • 2 C white chocolate chips
  • 2 C dried cranberries
  • 2 1/2 C oats
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 Tsp milk
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp baking powder

Directions:

  • Mix butter and sugars until fluffy.
  • Beat eggs in one at a time.
  • Add milk and vanilla.
  • Mix dry ingredients together.
  • Add to wet mixture.
  • Add oats, chips & cranberries.
  • Drop onto greased baking sheet.
  • Bake at 350F for 12 minutes or until soft in middle and lightly brown edges.
Oatmeal Cookies

Vanishing Oatmeal Cookies

Ingredients:

  • 1 C butter or margarine, soft

    Oatmeal Cookies
  • 1 C brown sugar, packed
  • 1/2 C sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 t vanilla
  • 1 1/2 C flour
  • 1 t baking soda
  • 1 t cinnamon
  • 5 C oats
  • 1 C raisins

Directions:

  • Heat oven to 350F.
  • Combine flour, baking soda and cinnamon in small bowl.
  • Beat together butter and sugars until creamy.
  • Add eggs and vanilla.
  • Beat well.
  • Add combined ingredients.
  • Stir in oats and raisins.
  • Mix well.
  • Drop onto ungreased cookie sheet.
  • Bake until golden brown.

Portions: 4 dozen

photo by: slgckgc
Pumpkin Cookies

Pumpkin Cookies

This recipe is given by our Audiologist Lynn Harris from work.  The gals really loved these soft holiday cookies.

Pumpkin Cookies

Ingredients:

  • 2 C brown sugar
  • 2 C pumpkin
  • 1 C vegetable oil
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 4 C flour
  • 2 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp nutmeg
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp ginger
  • 2 C raisins, nuts or mini chocolate chips

Directions:

  • Mix ingredients as usual for cookies
  • bake at 350 for about 10 minutes.
photo by: hlkljgk