This recipe uses honey as the sweetener. You can substitute with sugar.
- 3 cups oatmeal (not the quick oats)
- 1 cup flour
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 1/2 tsp baking soda
- 1 cup honey
- 3/4 cup butter
- 1 egg
- 1 cup raisins
- 1/2 cup chopped dates?
Melt the butter in a sauce pan on the stove over very low heat.
Mix all of the dry ingredients together. Then mix in the raisins and the chopped dates.
Mix the honey into the melted butter and then mix the butter and honey mix into the dry ingredients. Beat the egg, add it, and mix thoroughly.
Drop onto a greased cookie sheet with teaspoons and flatten a little bit. Then bake at 365 F for about 10 – 12 minutes.