Favorite Oatmeal Candy Recipe

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Favorite Oatmeal Candy

Maddie Bell

By
@CheeryCherryDoll

Always a holiday favorite (makes a great gift!), I even make this anytime of year when I need a quick pick-me-up. This recipe goes by fairly quickly, so I like to have all my ingredients pre-measured so I can just toss them in.


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Serves:

10

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1 stick
butter, softened
2 c
sugar
1/4 c
cocoa powder
1/2 c
milk, whole
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1/2 c
peanut butter, creamy
3 c
oats, quick cooking

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Melt butter in large saucepan. Stir in sugar, cocoa powder and milk. Stirr continually and bring to a boil.
2
Add vanilla and peanut butter, quickly stirring to blend until creamy.
3
Remove from heat and stir in oats until blended. Stir until it holds a shape.
4
Dip out teaspoonfuls onto waxed paper and allow to cool until firm. When cool, store in an airtight container for up to 2 weeks.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tag: Quick & Easy