No-Bake Cocoa Oatmeal Cookies

1
Nelda Carnley

By
@BamaNama

My grandmother use to make these for us all the time when we were kids. Since I didn't have her recipe I had to find one. This recipe is from Better Homes and Garden cookie book.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 1/4 c
    unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/2 c
    milk
  • 1/2 c
    butter or margarine
  • 1 Tbsp
    light corn syrup
  • 1/4 c
    peanut butter
  • 2 c
    quick cooking oats

How to Make No-Bake Cocoa Oatmeal Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. In a heavy saucepan stir together sugar and cocoa powder. Stir in milk. Add margarine or butter and corn syrup. Bring to boiling, stirring occasionally. Boil vigorously for 3 minutes. Stir peanut butter into mixture in saucepan till smooth. Then stir in rolled oats till well combined. Return mixture to boiling. Remove from heat. Using a wooden spoon, beat mixture till slightly thickened. Immediately drop mixture from a rounded teaspoon on a waxed paper lined cookie sheet. If mixture spreads too much , beat it a little longer. Cool.

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About No-Bake Cocoa Oatmeal Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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