The best you’ve ever had!
1 cup chopped walnuts or pecans, 1 large package semi-sweet chocolate chips
6 cups oatmeal
Cream together Shortening, Brown Sugar, Granulated Sugar, Eggs, Vanilla, and Maple extract. In a separate bowl, mix together the flour, salt and baking soda. Combine the two mixtures. Add chocolate chips and nuts and combine well. Add 4 cups of oatmeal and stir to completely coat the oatmeal. Add the final two cups of oatmeal, one at a time, mixing well between.
Drop teaspoon sized cookies onto cookie sheets.
Bake at 350 for 10 minutes. Makes
about 12 dozen.