Servings: 2 1/2 to 3 dozenPrep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 7-9 minutes
Preheat oven to 375-degrees. In a large bowl, beat shortening with an electric mixer for 30 seconds. Add brown sugar, baking soda, and salt. Beat again, scraping sides. Beat in eggs and vanilla until combined. Add flour; beat. Stir in oats and peanuts. Bake on a greased cookie sheet at 375-degrees for 7-9 minutes.
Submitted by: suzanne-mcminn on September 11, 2010