Easy Banana Oatmeal Cookies

The best banana oatmeal cookies.

These old fashioned banana oatmeal cookies are the best. They are tasty, crunchy on the outside, and chewy on the inside. They are simple and easy to make. These cookies aren’t going to win you a cookie contest, but they are delicious and comforting.


  1. 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  2. 1 cup of sugar
  3. 1 teaspoon salt
  4. 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  5. 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  6. 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  7. 3/4 cup butter, softened
  8. 1 egg
  9. 1 cup mashed ripe bananas (about 2)
  10. 1-3/4 cups old fashioned oats
  11. 1 cup (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
  12. 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
Ingredients for banana oatmeal cookies


  • In a bowl, combine ingredients #1 thru #6; beat in the butter until mixture resembles crumbs. Add egg, bananas, and oats; mix well. Stir in chips and nuts. 
  •  Drop by tablespoonfuls onto greased baking sheets. Bake cookies at 375° for 12-15 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on wire racks. 
Banana oatmeal cookie batter
Best banana oatmeal cookies

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