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Spicy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

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1/2 cup butter; softened
1/2 cup butter flavored shortening
1 cup packed light brown sugar
1/2 cup granulated sugar
2 eggs
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp. ground cloves
1/2 tsp. salt
3 cups rolled oats
1-1/2 cups raisins

Preheat oven to 350.

In a large bowl, cream together the butter, shortening, brown sugar, granulated sugar, eggs and vanilla until smooth.

Combine flour, baking soda, cinnamon, cloves, and salt; stir into butter mixture until well blended.

Stir in oats. Stir in raisins.

Drop by rounded teaspoons onto lightly greased cookie sheets.

Bake 10-12 minutes until golden. Do NOT overbake.

Cool for 2 minutes before removing from cookie sheet. Store in airtight container. ENJOY!!!!!!!!!!

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