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g-ma's cookie/candy

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Nena Akers
Tuolumne, CA

My grandson Jack and I found this on the internet, there was no name for it, so after making these several times, he came up with the name of G-Ma cookies.

(1 rating)
yield serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
cook time 5 Min

Ingredients For g-ma's cookie/candy

  • 1 jar
    small jar of creamy or nutty peanut butter
  • 1 c
    karo syrup
  • 1 c
  • 4 c
    corn flakes do not crunch
  • 2 quart cooking pot
  • large ceramic bowl
  • chopped nuts opt.

How To Make g-ma's cookie/candy

  • 1
    Add one cup sugar and one cup Karo syrup in a 2 qt pot. cook until sugar and syrup come to a soft boil. cook one minute on low heat. Remove from heat
  • 2
    Add the peanut butter, stir until smooth and creamy.
  • 3
    In a large bowl add cornflakes , pour peanut butter mixture over the cornflakes, mix well, mixture will become stiff.Spoon out on a cookie sheet. the candy/cookies are very rich so bigger is not better.Let cool~ I wrap mine in wax paper and twist the ends and store in a Tupperware container. you can also roll the the candy in log shapes and roll them in chopped salted peanuts, kind of like a payday