Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Banana Oatmeal Cookies
  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup banana, mashed
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • ¼ teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 cups oats
  • 1-1/2 cups chocolate chips
  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  2. In the bowl of an electric mixer, cream together shortening, peanut butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
  3. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Mix in banana.
  4. Add flour, salt, baking powder and baking soda and mix until almost combined. Add oats and mix until just combined.
  5. Stir in chocolate chips.
  6. Using a medium cookie scoop, scoop dough onto cookie sheet lined with parchment or silicon baking mat.
  7. Bake for 12 minutes. Let cookies cool for two minutes on baking sheet before removing to cooling rack to cool completely.
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