In large saucepan, combine sugar, butter, milk and cocoa. Heat, stirring frequently until boiling. Boil 1-2 minutes; remove from heat and cool 1 minute. Stir in peanut butter, vanilla & salt and mix well. Add oatmeal (and nuts/coconut if desired). Drop by spoonfuls onto wax paper and let cool until it hardens.
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|Serving Size: 1 Dozen (755g)|
|Recipe Makes: 3|
|Calories from Fat: 644 (21%)|
|Amt Per Serving||% DV|
|Total Fat 71.6g||95 %|
|Saturated Fat 30.4g||152 %|
|Monounsaturated Fat 23.6g|
|Polyunsanturated Fat 10.8g|
|Cholesterol 82.2mg||25 %|
|Sodium 438.2mg||15 %|
|Potassium 1433.3mg||38 %|
|Total Carbohydrate 585g||172 %|
|Dietary Fiber 32.7g||131 %|
|Sugars, other 552.4g|
|Protein 44.3g||63 %|
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KarinRyanSuper good. Funny that someone said they were too sweet... I added a bit more sugar to make them a mix between cookies and fudge. Absolutely scrummy. Also- some prefer softer cookies (just use less oats) and some like 'em harder. Keep playing with the amount to get perfect results.2y ago
tessElwell123These are very easy to make , however i found them tooo sweet... My grandmother used to make these and I honestly cant remeber if they were this sweet.. Yhanks for the recipe though..2y ago
demi13Love it2y ago
NMilittiI have been making these cookies for at least 20 years and they've always been a favorite with my family!2y ago
Lemonhead6996Great recipe! I've made them with and without the coconut, used crunchy peanut butter. Both great! Kids love them as we'll as adults3y ago
AimeeladyIts a really easy recipe to make, a no brainer if you need something quick. I put them in the fridge to speed up the hardening time.3y ago
JennD107Made this with my little ones tonight - fun and delicious!3y ago
marcieschlechtWe all love these! I use Nesquik cocoa, crunchy peanut butter, and 1 cup of coconut. Perfect!3y ago
ejpeoplesBest cookies out there.3y ago
laceyclendeningThis was my first attempt to make these and they turned out perfect! I left out the coconut and nuts though:) thanks for a wonderful recipe!3y ago