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World's Best Cookies


These cookies stay moist, keep beautifully, and are the perfect gift or food bazaar item. The recipe makes a huge batch. For extra sweetness, sprinkle the warm cookies with granulated sugar.



  1. Heat oven to 325 degrees F.
  2. Cream together butter and sugars until light and fluffy. Add egg, mixing well, then vegetable oil, mixing well. Add oats, cornflakes, coconut and nuts, stirring well. Then add flour, baking soda and salt. Mix well and form into balls the size of small walnuts. Place on an ungreased cookie sheet. Flatten with a fork dipped in water.
  3. Bake for 12 minutes.
  4. Allow to cool on cookie sheets for a few minutes before removing.


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