Recipes: Monster Cookies

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3 Eggs

1¾ cups packed light brown sugar

¼ cup granulated sugar

½ tsp. salt

½ tsp. vanilla extract

1½ cups crunchy peanut butter

½ cup butter, softened

1 cup chocolate chips

¼ cup golden raisins, optional

2 tsp. baking soda

4½ cups rolled oats


Preheat oven to 350 degree. In a very large mixing bowl, cream the eggs and sugars together with an electric mixer. Add salt, vanilla, peanut butter, and butter. With a spatula, mix to blend well. Add chocolate chips, raisins, baking soda, and oats. Stir until everything is combined. With a tablespoon, scoop up cookie batter and drop onto cookie sheets, 2 inches apart. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes. Let stand about 3 minutes before transferring to wire racks to cool.


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