Grandma Eakin’s Boiled Cookies
- (Makes one and a half batches)
- 3 cups of sugar
- 3/4 cup of milk
- 1-1/2 stick of margarine
- 6 Tbs of cocoa powder
- 3-3/4 Quick cook oats
- 3 tps of vanilla
- 1/2 cup chopped nuts (optional)
- 3/4 cup of peanut butter (if desired use crunchy peanut butter to make it more crunchy and omit nuts if so)
1.) Cook sugar, milk, margarine, and cocoa powder for 1-1/2 minutes (begin timer when mixture reaches a rolling boil).
2.) Remove from heat and add oatmeal, nuts (optional), vanilla, and peanut butter.
3.) Beat well until blended evenly.
4.) Spoon mixture onto buttered tray and let cool.