Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 5 mins

A tea time recipe that sounds easy and delicious found on States "The following recipes are some traditional favorites in South Africa." Feel free to use Splenda in place of the sugar (I have done this with good results).

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Simmer milk, coco, sugar and margarine for 5 minutes and remove from stove.
  2. Do not cook longer than 5 minutes!
  3. Add the oats, vanilla and coconut and stir.
  4. Take teaspoon-fulls out and place them on wax paper to cool down.
Most Helpful

So easy to make, and they were very tasty. Definitely on the sweet side. Made for ZWT-7

Kim127 June 10, 2011

YUMMY STUFF! They are reminiscent of no-bake cookies! The kids loved them!

Shawna Landers May 29, 2011

Awesome cookies JanuaryBride. These are very similar to cookies that we make here in Ontario, except that they are more tender and delicate. Certainly delicious. I shared these with two sets of neighbors, you made three families very happy today. Just what we needed to get rid of the dreary rainy day gloom. Thanks so much for sharing. Made for ZWT7 (Witchin Kitchen)

Baby Kato May 28, 2011