Prep 30 mins
Cook 1 hr
This recipe is a very traditional one for my family. My mother has made this for my brothers and I for years. I was extreemly tempted not to share, but I think it's just too good not to let other people in on the secret... enjoy!
- 1⁄2 cup butter
- 1⁄2 cup whole milk
- 2 cups sugar
- 3 cups rolled oats
- 1 1⁄2 cups coconut
- 4 tablespoons cocoa
- In a large pot, boil butter, milk and sugar just until well mixed and plenty hot.
- Mix in oats, 1 cup coconut and cocoa.
- Roll into balls and roll hot balls in 1/2 cup of coconut to coat.
- Refrigerate till cool and set.