Favorite Oatmeal Candy

Favorite Oatmeal Candy

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Maddie Bell

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@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.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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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

How to Make Favorite Oatmeal Candy

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.

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About Favorite Oatmeal Candy

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



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