Carrot Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

Carrot Oatmeal Cookies picture


Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time12 Min
Ready In22 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexHealthyServings4
VegetarianMain Ingredient
Interest Group


 All purpose flour1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Whole wheat flour1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Non fat dry milk powder1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Baking powder1 Teaspoon
 Baking soda1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Salt1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Cinnamon1⁄4 Teaspoon, ground
 Solid shortening1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Brown sugar1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
 Molasses1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Carrots1 Cup (16 tbs), shredded
 Vanilla1 Teaspoon
 Quick cooking rolled oats1 3⁄4 Cup (28 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 742 Calories from Fat 168

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 19 g29.4%

Saturated Fat 4.3 g21.6%

Trans Fat 1.7 g

Cholesterol 56.3 mg

Sodium 557.8 mg23.2%

Total Carbohydrates 124 g41.4%

Dietary Fiber 9.9 g39.6%

Sugars 50.1 g

Protein 20 g39.8%

Vitamin A 108.2% Vitamin C 4.3%

Calcium 40.4% Iron 35.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1) Into a bowl, mix together the flours, milks powder, baking powder, soda, salt, nutmeg and the cinnamon
2) Using the electric beater, cream together the shortening, sugar, molasses, egg
3) Add in the flour mixture and the egg mixture
4) Stir till well combined
5) Add in the carrots, vanilla and the oats and blend well
6) Onto a greased cookie sheet drop spoonfuls
7) Bake for 12 minutes at 375 F
8) Take out the cookies from the oven and then put onto a wire rack to cool

9) Serve the cookies with a pot of tea or coffe or even a glass of milk