Banana-Walnut Cookies

Title: Banana-Walnut Cookies
Categories: Cookies, Drop
Yield: 60 Cookies

1 1/2 c Sifted all-purpose flour
1 ts Baking powder
1/4 ts Soda
1/2 ts Salt
1 1/2 ts Cinnamon
1 c Brown sugar, firmly packed
2/3 c Shortening, soft
1 Egg
1/4 c Milk
1 c Mashed bananas
1/2 c Chopped walnuts
2 c Quaker Oats, uncooked
— (quick or old-fashioned)

Sift together flour, baking powder, soda, salt and cinnamon into bowl.
Add sugar, shortening, egg, milk and bananas. Beat until smooth,
about 2 minutes. Stir in walnuts and nuts.

Drop by teaspoonfuls onto greased cooky sheets. Bake in preheated
moderate oven (375 F.) 12 to 15 minutes.

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Reprinted with permission from The Quaker Oats Company
Electronic format courtesy of Karen Mintzias