Christmas Jems

 

Ingredients:

1 Cup Butter

1/2 Cup Sugar

1/2 Cup Brown Sugar

1 Egg

1 Tsp Vanilla

2 Cup Flour

1 Tsp Baking Soda

1/2 Tsp Salt

1-1/2 Cup Old-Fashioned or Quick Cooking Rolled Oats (not Microwave)

2/3 Cup Chopped Nuts

1/4 Cup Chopped Red Maraschino Cherries

1/4 Cup Chopped Green Maraschino Cherries

Directions:

Beat butter and both sugars until light and fluffy. Beat in egg and vanilla. Add flour, baking soda, and salt; beat well. Stir in oats, nuts, and cherries. Shape down to form one inch balls. Place on ungreased cookie sheet. Flatten with tines of fork to form crisscross pattern.  Bake in a 350 degree oven for 12-15 minutes until golden brown.

 

Yields

2-1/2 dozen

 

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