Never Fail No Bake Cookies

NEVER FAIL NO BAKE COOKIES
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Ingredients

1 stick unsalted butter
1 1/2 c white sugar
1/2 c milk fat free, 1%, 2%, or whole
4 Tbsp cocoa, unsweetened
1 c peanut butter, creamy or crunchy
2 c quick cooking oats

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Kelley Goins Recipe
Well Seasoned
Columbus, IN (pop. 44,061)
kgoins
Member Since Sep 2011
Kelley's notes for this recipe:
My grandma always made these using only an iron skillet. They NEVER fail.
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Directions

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In a large iron skillet, melt margarine on medium heat. Add sugar, milk, and cocoa. Stir constantly until mixture begins to boil. Boil for exactly 1 1/2 minutes without stirring. Remove from heat and add peanut butter. Stir in completely and then stir in the oatmeal one cup at a time. When thoroughly mixed, drop by teaspoonful onto waxed paper or clean dry surface. Set up time is appoximately 5 minutes.

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user Staci Ojeda txstayathomemom - Oct 9, 2011
why does it have to be an iron skillet?
user Kelley Goins kgoins - Oct 9, 2011
I dont know actually. I do know that I have made the same recipe without using an iron skillet and it doesn't always set up. I just believe grandma was on to something!
user Marcy Baha missmarcy - Feb 21, 2012
Maybe the iron skillet makes a difference due to even heat distribution?

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