Paula’s Loaded Oatmeal Cookies — 12 Days of Cookies

Related To:

Photo by: Tara Donne ©Tara Donne

Tara Donne, Tara Donne

It’s time for 12 Days of Cookies, Food Network’s annual virtual cookie swap. Each day, visit us here on FN Dish for a peek at new holiday cookies, party-planning tips and top techniques for rolling, spooning, slicing, baking and decorating delicious sweet treats to give — or keep — from favorite Food Network chefs. Visit Cooking Channel’s blog for even more great takes on holiday baking from Cooking Channel chefs and Food People alike.

There’s no need for a rolling pin or fancy cookie-cutters in this recipe  Paula just drops the dough onto a greased cookie sheet and bakes these two-bite treats for 12-15 minutes. Her soft and sweet cookies are packed with chewy raisins, crunchy chopped walnuts and nearly a half dozen ground spices. Best of all, they are drizzled with a decadent brown-butter icing, made from butter that has melted, foamed and developed a rich golden brown hue with a nutty taste.

Get Paula’s Loaded Oatmeal Cookies recipe and check out 12 Days of Cookies for dozens more recipes and baking inspiration. Then, join the conversation: Tell us what you’re baking this holiday season and what your all-time favorite cookie is.

Related reading:

Keep Reading

Next Up

The Best, Brand-New Christmas Cookies to Bake This Year

You're gonna be the cookie-swap MVP with these recipes.

Kid-Inspired Chocolate Sugar Cookies

Inspired by a child's request, the chefs in Food Network Kitchens created a Chocolate Sugar Cookie recipe for the holidays.

12 Days of Holiday Gifts: No-Bake Truffle Cookies

Make delightful little truffle cookies for everyone on your holiday list this year: they're full of healthy ingredients and you won't need your oven to make them.

Food Network Magazine's Holiday Cookie Survey

Vote to help provide Food Network Magazine with valuable insight on the sweetest part of December: cookies.

How to Host a Holiday Cookie Swap

This holiday season, get in the spirit with a party concept that'll satisfy every guest's sweet tooth and spread wintry cheer.

Food Network Kitchens' Cookie Challenge

The Food Network Kitchens will be creating a brand new cookie recipe for the 12 Days of Cookies based on readers' suggestions.

Monster Cookies — The New Girl

With Halloween just around the corner, now's the perfect time to whip together a fresh batch of Monster Cookies.

Ornaments You Can Eat: Cookies to Decorate Your Christmas Tree

Food Network shows you how to decorate your Christmas tree with homemade cookie ornaments.