How do you make butterscotch cookies from scratch?

How do you make butterscotch cookies from scratch?


  1. 3/4 cup unsalted butter, softened.
  2. 3/4 cup brown sugar.
  3. 1 teaspoon vanilla.
  4. 2 large eggs.
  5. 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour.
  6. 1 teaspoon baking soda.
  7. 1/2 teaspoon salt.
  8. 11 ounces butterscotch chips, one package.

Can you freeze oatmeal butterscotch cookies?

The best part is that cookies freeze perfectly, and for quite some time, so you never have to worry about a loss of quality (only quantity!). To freeze these Butterscotch Oatmeal Cookies, place in a large freezer bag or freezer-safe container and seal completely.

What is a Scottie cookie?

Soft and chewy oatmeal scotchies are cinnamon-spiced, sweetened with brown sugar, packed with oats, and loaded with butterscotch chips. With crisp edges and chewy centers, every bite is buttery, delicious, and packed with texture.

How do you make butterscotch chips?

Homemade Butterscotch Chips In a saucepan, melt together butter, coconut oil and brown sugar. Stir continually until all ingredients are mixed well, bringing the mixture ALMOST to a boil, then turning down the heat. Cook and stir some more on low heat until the sugar is dissolved and the mixture is a liquid.

How do you make butterscotch haystacks?


  1. Line a baking tray with parchment paper.
  2. Melt the butterscotch chips in a large glass bowl.
  3. Once the butterscotch chips are melted, add in the chow mein noodles.
  4. Give the noodles a good coating.
  5. Using two spoons, scoop the coated noodles into bite sized cookies and place them on a tray lined with parchment.

What goes well with butterscotch?

Many flavors warm up to butterscotch. Dark chocolate and coffee flavors enhance the toasty taste of butterscotch, while white chocolate, coconut, and all kinds of toasted nuts taste great with butterscotch in cookies, brownies, and tarts.

How long should I bake oatmeal cookies?

Bake: Bake in preheated oven until golden brown on edges and nearly set (center should look under-baked), about 12 – 14 minutes. 9. Cool: Let cool on baking sheet for a few minutes then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely.

How do you make brown sugar butter and oatmeal?

The Method

  1. Toast the oats in the butter.
  2. Use only 1 cup of liquid for every cup of oats.
  3. Let the oats sit off the heat to finish cooking for exactly seven minutes.
  4. Serve with Brown Sugar, a drizzle of cream and a sprinkle of sea salt.

Why are my butterscotch cookies flat?

If you use too much butter, the cookies will end up flat and greasy. And if you use too little flour, the amount of butter and sugar will be proportionally too high, meaning the cookies will spread for the aforementioned reasons.

What are butterscotch morsels?

Nestle Toll House Artificially Butterscotch Flavored Morsels are a delicious treat your entire family will love. Use these baking chips as a sweet addition to oatmeal butterscotch cookies, or melt them for butterscotch flavored candy. Nestle Toll House morsels are also delicious to snack on or use as a dessert topping.

Why did my butterscotch chips not melt?

You can fix it by adding a little fat, such as a few drops of vegetable oil or about a half teaspoon of shortening, to smooth it back out. A bit of fat also will help butterscotch melt more smoothly on the stove.

What can I use if I don’t have butterscotch chips?

Special Diet Notes: Dairy-Free Butterscotch Chips

  1. ½ cup coconut oil*
  2. ½ cup dairy-free buttery spread (Smart Balance worked the best)
  3. 1 cup firmly-packed light brown sugar.
  4. 1 teaspoon vanilla extract.