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Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

April 15, 2017 (Last Updated: June 28, 2019)

Crispy Oatmeal Cookies with Chocolate Chips!

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies stacked on a plate.

I’ve never met a cookie I didn’t like… and these oatmeal chocolate chip cookies are at the top of my favorites! They are crisp, are filled with oatmeal and have chocolate chips!!! What’s not to love?

Oatmeal  Cookies arranged on a white plate.

I know oatmeal cookies traditionally have raisins, but sometimes you just need a little more chocolate in your life! These cookies have just enough chocolate to satisfy any chocolate cravings you might have.

Crispy cookie dipped into a glass of milk.

These oatmeal  cookies travel really well too. A few weekends ago I traveled to Boise to watch my daughter’s high school team compete in a state championship competition for cheer. They didn’t win the state title, but they did an amazing job and are winners in my book!

I brought a lot of cookies with me for the drive. It’s quite a drive so I needed a lot!  Eight hours of driving each way. Cookies and sunflower seeds keep me focused on the road. I’m afraid I ate a lot of cookies!

Cookies on a small white plate.

Sometimes I love a soft chewy cookie, but then sometimes I want a crispy cookie. These cookies are crispy. The edges are just slightly browned and the brown sugar has caramelized.

Unbaked oatmeal chocolate chip cookies on a baking sheet.

Other delicious cookies:

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies are a favorite lunchbox cookie. Crispy oatmeal cookies filled with chocolate chips. #cookies #oatmealcookies

5 from 1 vote
Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies
Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies
Prep Time
20 mins
Cook Time
12 mins
Total Time
32 mins

Crisp oatmeal cookie with chocolate chips

Course: Cookie, Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: oatmeal chocolate chip cookies, oatmeal cookies
Servings: 48 cookies
Calories: 120 kcal
Author: Kathy
  • 1 cup butter softened
  • 1 1/2 cups brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 3 cups oatmeal
  • 2 cups chocolate chips
  1. Cream together butter and brown sugar.

  2. Add eggs and mix until well combined. Mix in vanilla.

  3. Add flour, salt, baking soda and cinnamon. Mix until combined.

  4. Stir in oatmeal and chocolate chips.

  5. Scoop cookie dough onto an ungreased baking sheet pan.  Bake in a preheated 375 degree oven for 10-12 minutes. 

Recipe Notes

Bake cookie sheet pans one pan at a time.

Nutrition Facts
Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 120 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 6g 9%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Cholesterol 18mg 6%
Sodium 78mg 3%
Potassium 25mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 15g 5%
Sugars 11g
Protein 1g 2%
Vitamin A 2.9%
Vitamin C 0.1%
Calcium 1.9%
Iron 2.4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.


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  • Reply
    April 24, 2017 at 12:48 am

    I’m not a fan of oatmeal raisin but I can totally get behind oatmeal chocolate chip!

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    Agness of Run Agness Run
    April 23, 2017 at 11:47 am

    Amazing treat, especially for people who have sweet tooth-like me! Loved the recipe, Kathy!

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      April 23, 2017 at 7:00 pm

      I must admit…I have a sweet tooth too!

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    Anu - My Ginger Garlic Kitchen
    April 21, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    Hello, Kathy. Those cookies look so fantastic. Oatmeal and chocolate chip is indeed a great combo. I wish I could grab 3-4 of these beauties right away.

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      April 23, 2017 at 7:06 pm

      Thanks, Anu!

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    Pamela @BrooklynFarmGirl
    April 21, 2017 at 9:07 am

    These cookies look delicious!

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      April 24, 2017 at 4:49 am

      Super delicious!

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    [email protected]
    April 20, 2017 at 1:58 pm

    I made a batch of Tollhouse for my daughter’s class yesterday and now I’m wishing I had seen this recipe sooner! What am I saying? More for us! 😉 These look delish, my friend!

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      April 24, 2017 at 5:02 am

      You are right….you can always make more cookies!

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    Cheyanne @ No Spoon Necessary
    April 20, 2017 at 6:58 am

    What a coincident! I’ve never met a cookie I didn’t like either! 😉 I’m a soft and chewy cookie kind of girl, through and through. But my husband is a crispy kind of cookie guy, so I KNOW he would just adore these! I mean, with oatmeal and chocolate chips, what is not to love, right!? Cheers!

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    GiGi Eats
    April 19, 2017 at 12:22 pm

    HEAVENLY COOKIES – right here!!

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    April 19, 2017 at 8:24 am

    Hi Kathy – Good thing I wasn’t along on that trip – I would’ve been fighting you for these cookies!! GAH!!! Love crispy oatmeal cookies with CHOCOLATE!!!! Yum.

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    Jodi @ Create Kids Club
    April 18, 2017 at 12:49 pm

    There is not much better than oatmeal cookies! These look amazing!

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    April 18, 2017 at 9:15 am

    Lovely cookies, I like baking some too when we are so many hours on the road. And altohugh I do like a chewy cookie as well, crispy ones are my favorites.

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