that they don’t have to feel guilty about eating these cookies as oats are so good for
you. They are perfect with a cup of tea for a break during the day or a bed time snack.
I hope you will enjoy our cookie.
CAPE BRETON OATCAKES
1/2 cup shortening
1/2 cup white sugar
Mix all the above together and then put about 3Tb spoons of boiling water in a cup
and add 1/2 tsp. soda to it and pour into the above mixture. Beat well and add...1 1/2 cup flour
1 1/2 cup rolled oats
1/4 tsp. salt
Combine and roll out on a floured counter to the thickness you would prefer. Cut into
squares or circles and bake in a 375 oven for about 6 minutes or until they are golden brown.