Mrs. Claus' Cookbook - Reindeer Droppings

Reindeer Droppings

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From the kitchen of Nikki Villarreal

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Tags: Contains nuts, Good for parties/potlucks, Kid friendly, Quick & easy, Travels well


2 cups granulated sugar
1/2 cup baking cocoa
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup butter, no substitutions
1/2 cup peanut butter (creamy or chunky)
3 cups uncooked quick oats
1 teaspoon vanilla


  1. Melt butter in sauce pan on medium high heat.

  2. Mix in sugar, cocoa and milk. Bring to boil for 1 minute.

  3. Remove from stove.

  4. Stir in peanut butter, uncooked quick oats and vanilla.

  5. Drop by tablespoonfuls onto waxed paper lined on countertop.

  6. Let cool and enjoy!


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NCHL282 says:

I love how easy this recipe is and have been asked for the recipe already! Thanks, Hermie! I just put them on cookie sheets instead of wax paper. They taste like yummy fudge!

12/3/2012 9:13:10 AM

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