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gennys boiled cookies

Recipe by
Susan Laster
Philadelphia, PA

This was my mother-in-laws recipe. She was the 1st person I knew to make them. My husband and his sister loved them,I had to try them, now I love them also.

yield 12 -18
prep time 15 Min
cook time 5 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For gennys boiled cookies

  • 2 c
  • 4 Tbsp
    cocoa, unsweetened
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/4 c
  • 2 1/2 c
    quick cooking oats
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1/2 c
    optional chopped nuts
  • 1/4 c
    optional peanut butter

How To Make gennys boiled cookies

  • 1
    In a 3qt sauce pan, bring milk, butter,cocoa and sugar to a boil. Stirring boil 1 to 2 minutes.
  • 2
    Remove from heat and stir in oats, vanilla and optional items, if desired.
  • 3
    Spoon by Tbsp onto wax paper and alow to cool. Store in air tight container. Enjoy