I'm posting this because Barrie Summy is having a cool little Recipe Round-Up for July 4th -- Independence Day here in the US. Check out her blog for other awesome recipes as well. This should be a ton of fun.
This is my mom's fantastic recipe for her "No Bake Drop Cookies." They are so fantastic and rich and yummy...yeah. Enjoy!
2 cups sugar
2 1/2 tbsp. cocoa
1 stick of butter
1/2 cup milk
2 1/2 cups oatmeal (not cooked)
1 tsp vanilla
- Bring 1st four ingredients to a rolling boil.
- count 90 seconds SLOWLY
- take mixture off fire
- Add vanilla, stir
- add oatmeal, stir really well
- drop teaspoonfuls on buttered or waxed paper
- cool for 30 mins.