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Alabama Cookies Recipe

Makes 72 cookies


  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup brown sugar firmly packed
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 cups regular oats
  • 2 cups chopped pecans
  • 1 cup rice crispies
  • 1 cup flaked coconut


1. Cream shortening, gradually add sugars, beating well at medium speed.
2. Add eggs and vanilla, beating well.
3. Combine flour and salt, add to creamed mixture, mixing well.
4. Stir in oats and remaining ingredients.
5. Drop dough by heaping teaspoons onto greased cookie sheets.
6. Bake at 325 for 10 to 12 minutes.
7. Let cool slightly on cookie sheets, remove to wire rack to cool completely.


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Main Ingredient:Nut
Preparation Method:Baking

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