COVID19 UPDATE
Hawaii

Tastes of Hawaii Recipe – Paniolo (Cowboy) Chocolate Chip Cookies From Kauai’s Old Plantation Days

Week 46 – Paniolo (Cowboy) Chocolate Chip Cookies!

chocolate chip cookies

Paniolo (Cowboy) Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

  • 2 eggs
  • 1 C granulated sugar
  • 1 C brown sugar (packed)
  • 2 C oatmeal (not instant)
  • 1 C chocolate chips
  • 2 C flour
  • 1 C shortening (butter or margarine)
  • 1/2 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1/2 tsp. salt

Directions

Mix sugars and butter. Add eggs. Beat until light and fluffy. Add oatmeal and vanilla. Add dry ingredients to sugar mixture. Add chocolate chips (dough will be crumbly). Drop by teaspoonful on a greased cookie sheet. Bake at 350 for approximately 15 minutes. Makes 11 dozen. Yummy.

As mentioned in my first recipe blog, Hawaii is a wonderful mix of cultures and each of these peoples brought with them their customs and foods. The early plantation days saw these combining cultures creating foods that are unique only to Hawaii. We thank these early pioneers who planted and nurtured these plantation fields and created many of these amazing recipes.

Because we have this rich Hawaiian heritage, I started this running blog that features recipes with a Hawaiian flair. If you love collecting recipes, please check back so that you can collect your favorites.

Koloa Estates Single Family Home

If you are considering purchasing or selling property on Kauai, we are here to make this experience as rewarding as possible. My sister and I work as a team to help people make their dreams come true.

We have a beautiful single family home listed in the exclusive Koloa Estates Subdivision with everything you need and it is move in ready. It has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and 1,520 sq.ft. Check out this beautiful home for sale (MLS# 245278).

Please contact us with your real estate needs, we are here to assist. 

Ilona Coffey, RS
808-635-1495

Lucy Adams, RS
808-651-5676
www.KauaiAgent.com

Comments (4) Show CommentsHide Comments (Remember)

Cool. Add your comment...

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Leave your opinion here. Please be nice. Your Email address will be kept private, this form is secure and we never spam you.

Shaylyn Kimura, RS

July 9, 2012

Lucy, this recipe has got my mouth watering and wondering where’s the milk??

Shaylyn Kimura, RS

July 9, 2012

Lucy, this recipe has got my mouth watering and wondering where’s the milk??

Lucy Adams, RS

July 10, 2012

Yes, do you remember on the old Aloha Airlines flights to and from the mainland when just before arrival they served hot chocolate chip cookies and milk? Those were the days that flying–especially on Aloha–were fun weren’t they! Lucy

Lucy Adams, RS

July 10, 2012

Yes, do you remember on the old Aloha Airlines flights to and from the mainland when just before arrival they served hot chocolate chip cookies and milk? Those were the days that flying–especially on Aloha–were fun weren’t they! Lucy

More Articles from Hawaii Life