Favorite Oatmeal Candy

Favorite Oatmeal Candy Recipe

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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
Comments:
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

  • 1Melt butter in large saucepan. Stir in sugar, cocoa powder and milk. Stirr continually and bring to a boil.
  • 2Add vanilla and peanut butter, quickly stirring to blend until creamy.
  • 3Remove from heat and stir in oats until blended. Stir until it holds a shape.
  • 4Dip 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