Total Time
15mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 5 mins

This recipe has been in my family for over 30 years. They are actually kind of a cross between a cookie and candy.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Mix the sugar, cocoa, butter and milk in a medium saucepan and heat over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until mixture comes to a boil.
  2. Let mixture boil for 2 1/2 minutes, then remove from heat.
  3. Stir in the nuts and oats.
  4. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto waxed paper.
  5. Work quickly, as mixture sets up quickly.
  6. Note: Mixture will be very hot, allow to cool completely before eating.

Reviews

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These were ok, but a little bit bitter. I would suggest cutting the cocoa to 1/4 cup, and adding a tsp. of vanilla right before adding the oats. Otherwise, a good recipe, brings back memories!

Tornado Ali August 06, 2005

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