Alright all of you fall loving tailgaters (or tail Gators, as we like to call ourselves!) Here is a recipe that just screams "Hey, I love fall! And I love portable carbohydrates!"
It's a family recipe for Banana Oatmeal Cookies, from my Great Grandma Brant, to my Grandma Hunt, to my mom, to me, and now to you! Great comfort food! and it is SO unbelievably simple!
Grandma Brant’s Banana Oatmeal Cookies
1 cup Sugar
¾ cup Shortening
1 cup mashed bananas (2-3 very ripe)
1 ¾ cup rolled oats
½ cup chopped nuts
1 ½ flour
½ tsp baking soda
½ tsp salt
¼ tsp nutmeg
¾ tsp cinnamon
Mix in Order Given
Drop by teaspoon onto ungreased cookie sheet about 11/2 inches apart
Bake in hot oven at 400 degrees, for 12-15 minutes