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Raisin Bran Cookies

These raisin bran cookies are super easy to make and absolutely delicious. Great for any potluck! 
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Cookies
Cuisine: American, southern
Keyword: easy cookies, raisin bran cookies, raisin cookies
Servings: 2 dozen
Author: The Southern Lady Cooks


  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 stick butter or 8 tablespoons or 1/2 cup softened
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup milk or buttermilk
  • 1 1/2 cups raisin bran cereal
  • 1 cup chopped walnuts


  • Whisk together flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt in a large bowl.  In another bowl cream butter, sugar and eggs with mixer.  Add vanilla extract and milk then combine with dry ingredients using mixer.
  • Fold in bran flakes and nuts with spoon.  Drop by tablespoons on a sprayed cookie sheet.  Bake in 350 degree oven for 12 to 15 minutes.  Makes about 2 1/2 dozen depending on size you make your cookies.