Recipe: Oatmeal Drops

Place in a saucepan

  • One cup of corn syrup,
  • One-half cup of shortening,
  • One cup of chopped raisins.
  • Bring to a boil and cook for five minutes and then add
  • One teaspoon of soda dissolved in
  • Four tablespoons of cold water,
  • Two cups of rolled oats,
  • One-half cup of flour,
  • One-half teaspoon of nutmeg.

Mix and then drop by the spoonful on a greased and floured baking sheet two inches apart. Bake in a hot oven for ten minutes.

Year 1918