Ah, the oatmeal raisin cookie. It’s a classic treat adored by dessert fans everywhere. There is something unbearably tasty about the combination of sweet, chewy raisins and crispy, flaky oats. Oatmeal raisin cookies have been around for over a century, with the first documented cookie baked in 1896, and they aren’t going anywhere any time soon.
The Oatmeal Raisin Cookie: An Underrated Classic
Oatmeal raisin cookies rarely get the attention they deserve. That changes today.
This article is all aboutNunbelieveable’s delicious oatmeal raisin cookies, and five of the many reasons why they are contenders for the honorable title of best oatmeal raisin cookies of all time.
If you have been looking for a well-crafted, high-quality treat to satisfy your sweet tooth without making you feel guilty, look no further than Nunbelievable’s oatmeal raisin cookies.
Plus, these cookies not only taste good, theydo good, too. Each Nunbelievable cookie directly corresponds with a meal donated to a person in need.
Keep reading to learn five reasons why these delicious treats, their excellent ingredients, and their big hearts make them extra tasty.
#1: Simple, Straightforward Ingredients
Nunbelievable’s oatmeal raisin cookies are simply delicious. All of the cookie options available from Nunbelievable are non-GMO, preservative-free, and never artificially flavored. This means you can enjoy them while feeling nun of the guilt you might experience after eating that highly processed dessert full of chemicals and high fructose corn syrup. Instead of tons of fillers and fake flavors, these oatmeal raisin cookies are made from the good stuff.
If you’re unconvinced, take a look at the nutrition facts for yourself. With plenty of wholesome, simple ingredients that you’ll recognize instantly, you can count on these cookies to check all the boxes on your guilt-free list. After all, dessert should be good for your soul.
#2. A Mission Like Nun Other
Nunbelievable’s oatmeal raisin cookies taste incredible, but that’s far from the end of the story. Eating a Nunbelievable oatmeal raisin cookie for dessert doesn’t just bring you joy, it also gives much-neededsupport to someone who is hungry. 40 million Americans go hungry on a daily basis, and Nunbelievable is on a mission to ally with the needy and help put food on empty plates.
Each individual Nunbelievable cookie translates into a meal donated to a hungry American. There is truly no better way to do dessert than enjoying a delicious cookie that shows love and kindness to someone else with every delicious bite. Nunbelievable gives you the opportunity to spread joy and satisfy your sweet tooth at the same time, and that’s hard for anyone to argue with.
#3. Over 100 Great Reviews for Oatmeal Raisin Alone
Need some more convincing that these oatmeal raisin cookies are the way to go? Check out some of the reviews from folks who gave them a try:
Jean says, “These oatmeal raisin cookies are the best commercially made oatmeal cookies I have ever had. Their soft and chewy texture is the best. They are well worth the money especially since buying them helps to feed those who are in need.” That’s some high praise, Jean!
John describes Nunbelieveable’s oatmeal raisin cookies as “The best cookies I have ever bought, tastes just like my mom and grandma made.” When you find a treat that not only is delicious but also brings back fond memories from growing up, you’ve struck gold, and that’s exactly what John’s experience with these oatmeal raisin cookies was.
A cookie reviewer known only as, “Father S.,” (a priest, perhaps?) said this: “This is the best oatmeal-raisin cookie I have ever tasted. It is big enough to share, but who wants to share? Moreover, the purchase helps folks in need.” You make a great point, Father S. – these cookiesaretoo tasty to share. But of course, the saintly thing to do is to break off a piece for someone you love, or better yet, send them a box from the bottom of your heart.
These reviews from Nunbelievable’s cookie-loving allies in the fight against hunger are just a few among over 100 great ratings of theoatmeal raisin cookies alone – that’s not even including the multiple other flavors of cookies that Nunbelievable has to offer like the oh-so-classicchocolate chip!
#4. Less Added Sugar = Sinless Enjoyment
The struggle to find a cookie that won’t make you feel like you are committing gluttony is real. Trust us, we get it. At Nunbelievable, we firmly believe that dessert should be good for your soul, and that any treat you enjoy should not need to make you feel like you need to run for the confession booth. That’s why these delicious oatmeal raisin cookies have just six grams of added sugar per serving!
As Father S. astutely observed, these cookies are “big enough to share,” meaning you can easily split them up into three servings to be enjoyed over the course of a few sittings. Breaking up a Nunbelievable oatmeal raisin cookie into thirds leaves you with three delicious servings that are only 110 calories each – that’s about the same as a large apple!
However, a serving of one of nunbelieveable’s oatmeal raisin cookies has even less sugar than the average apple, which clocks in at about 19 grams of the sweet stuff. In contrast, a third of a Nunbelievable oatmeal raisin cookie has just ten grams of sugar total, only six of which are added in. The rest is just natural sugar from the cookie’s wholesome ingredients. Can I get anAmen?
#5. A Treat That Won’t Need Reformation
Think back to your earliest memories as a child -- remember eating slice after slice of cake, scoop after scoop of ice cream, and glug after glug of soda, with no tummy ache in sight?
Those were the glory days.
Unfortunately, a lot of us can’t tolerate the same amount of sweets as adults, with sweet treats ending in the notorious “sugar hangover” with nausea, headache, and just overall discomfort.
That changes today with this cookie.
As huge and deliciously delectable it is, your stomach won’t need an exorcism even if you eat the whole cookie in one sitting. How is this possible? See reasons #1 and #4! Wholesome ingredients paired with minimal sugar makes for happy taste budsanda happy tummy, even for people who are sensitive to sweets.
You’re welcome, adult-sized child.
Other Flavors to Try
If oatmeal raisin isn’t your cookie of choice, fear not. Nunbelievable still has you covered.
Need a chocolate fix? Try Nunbelievable’sgluten-free double chocolate cookies. Like the oatmeal raisin cookies, each double chocolate cookie sold is a meal donated to help feed the homeless. Plus, each double chocolate cookie clocks in at a modest 110 calories per serving, with just 5 grams of added sugar in a third of these big cookies.
If you’re a purist, look no further than Nunbelievable’schocolate chip cookies. Moist, chewy, and perfect with milk or a milk alternative, these tasty treats offer a reformed take on the old classic. Like the rest of Nunbelievable’s cookies, these chocolatey delicacies are absolute indulgences, but you don’t need to feel like you’re sinning each time you take a bite. Plus, along with the rest of the Nunbelievable cookie lineup, the chocolate chip cookies are three ounces each, meaning they’re hefty enough to split into a few installments. Or, if you’re feeling generous (unlike Father S.), you can share them with two friends or family members for an even split.
If you need something sweet, nutty, and delicious to pull you out of the purgatory of mediocre desserts, Nunbelievable has you covered with nun other than our irresistiblepeanut butter cookies. Part chewy, part crunchy and all delicious, these peanut butter cookies are sure to restore your faith in dessert.
Can’t Pick Just One Cookie? Try an Assortment!
If you’re feeling a bit indecisive, we understand. When you’re faced with the choice between four perfect cookies, it’s nearly impossible to know where to begin.
Thankfully, Nunbelievable has worked a true miracle in the form of the 4-cookie assorted pack. Where before you would have needed to break the bank to satisfy your need for more than one flavor of cookie, you can now get four delicious types of cookies in one box.
Nunbelievable’s assorted cookie box is a care package straight from heaven. Whether you’re hosting a party and need a wide variety of big, delicious cookies to share, or, like Father S., just want to enjoy them all yourself, you can rest assured that these assorted cookies are the answer to your prayers.
With so many good reasons to reach for a Nunbelievable cookie for dessert, your pilgrimage to the dessert promised land has come to an end.
Whether you go for the oatmeal raisin, double chocolate, chocolate chip, peanut butter, or an assortment, you’re bound to find something righteously delicious about each option. Plus, your dessert directly helps feed folks in need. What more can you ask for from a cookie?