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Vintage Rocks Cookies
1930's Vintage Rocks Cookies
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
30 mins
This vintage cookie recipe dates back to the 1930's. Vintage Rocks Cookies are fast and easy to make and don't require any special equipment. A large bowl and a spoon will work wonderfully well. After all, if it was good enough for grandma...
Course: Dessert, Dessert - Cookies
Cuisine: American
Keyword: vintage cookies, vintage rocks cookies
Servings: 48 cookies
Calories: 117 kcal
Renee - Kudos Kitchen: Renee - Kudos Kitchen
  • cups brown sugar
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 cup raisins
  • 1 cup walnuts
  1. Preheat your oven to 350 degrees
  2. In a large bowl, cream together the softened butter and the brown sugar.
  3. Add the eggs and vanilla to the butter and sugar mixture and stir to combine.

  4. Add the flour, baking powder, baking soda, and cinnamon to the mixing bowl and stir well to incorporate all the ingredients.

  5. Add the walnuts and raisins and mix well.

  6. Drop the batter by tablespoons onto a parchment lined baking sheet, and bake in a preheated oven for 15-17 minutes.

  7. Remove to a wire rack to cool.

Recipe Notes

Tools and equipment;

large bowl, wooden spoon, OR stand mixer or hand mixer, baking sheets, parchment paper (optional), measuring cups, measuring spoons.

Nutrition Facts
1930's Vintage Rocks Cookies
Amount Per Serving (1 cookie)
Calories 117 Calories from Fat 45
% Daily Value*
Fat 5g8%
Saturated Fat 2g13%
Cholesterol 20mg7%
Sodium 100mg4%
Potassium 74mg2%
Carbohydrates 15g5%
Sugar 6g7%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 135IU3%
Vitamin C 0.2mg0%
Calcium 20mg2%
Iron 0.6mg3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.