Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 30 mins

This recipe is from the 1931 Searchlight cookbook.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine sugar and cocoa.
  2. Add milk and water.
  3. Boil to soft ball stage (234-238).
  4. Cool to room temp.
  5. Add coconut and nuts.
  6. Add butter and flavoring.
  7. Beat until mixture begins to thicken.
  8. Drop onto waxed paper by tablespoonfuls.
  9. This is an old recipe and dosen't give cooking time,I'm posting how long it takes me.


Most Helpful

Though I followed the recipe to the letter, the resulting candy was a little grainy and the sugar overpowered the coconut.

justcallmetoni December 11, 2004

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