Scottish Lace Cookies


"An old-fashioned cookie."
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servings 74 cals
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Original recipe yields 36 servings



  • Calories:
  • 74 kcal
  • 4%
  • Fat:
  • 1.9 g
  • 3%
  • Carbs:
  • 12.9g
  • 4%
  • Protein:
  • 1.4 g
  • 3%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 16 mg
  • 5%
  • Sodium:
  • 103 mg
  • 4%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
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  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C).
  2. Cream together shortening and sugar. Beat in the eggs, then the almond extract. Gradually blend in oats and salt.
  3. Drop dough by spoonfuls 2 inches apart on cookie sheets. Flatten cookies with the bottom of a glass dipped in flour. Bake 12-15 minutes until golden colored. Transfer to wire racks for cooling.



The cookie TASTE is great...but they stuck to the cookie sheet! (so bad- they would NOT come off) i used parchment paper and it worked fine...another thing to try, i ground the oats for a smooth...

This was a disaster for me. I made it with egg beaters and as they baked, the eggs just left the cookie! It looked like sweet fried eggs surrounding the piles of dry oats. Then, I added 1 cup of...

They were yummy but need flour/something to help them stick together. Must cook on parchment and cook a little longer than recommended.