Originally Posted by officepro4u
Yum...do share the recipe!!!! My daughter and I are making chocolate chip cookies tonight. Mmmmm!!!
The recipe is a keeper...they turned out very yummy!!
Oatmeal Sandwich Cookies
1 1/2 C. shortening
2 2/3 C. packed brown sugar
2 tsp. vanilla extract
2 1/4 C. all purpose flour
2 tsp. ground cinnamon
1 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. ground nutmeg
4 C. old-fashioned oats
3/4 C. shortening
3 C. confectioners sugar
1 jar (7 oz) marshmallow creme
1 to 3 Tbsp. milk
1. In a mixing bowl, cream shortening & brown sugar. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in vanilla. Combine the flour, cinnamon, baking soda, salt & nutmeg; add to creamed mixture. Stir in oats.
2. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls 2 in. apart onto lightly greased baking sheets. Bake at 350º for 10-12 minutes or until golden brown. (I baked mine for 9 minutes) Remove to wire racks to cool.
3. For filling, in a mixing bowl, cream first three ingredients. Add enough milk to achieve spreading consistency. Spread filling on the bottom half of the cookies; top with remaining cookies.
Yeild: about 4 1/2 dozen (mine made about 3 1/2 dozen sandwiches)