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Tuesday, December 20, 2011

COOKING WITH CLORIS -- NO-BAKE CHEWY FUDGE COOKIES


Need some last minute holiday treats? Try Cloris’s No-Bake Chewy Fudge Cookies. -- AP

NO-BAKE CHEWY FUDGE COOKIES
makes 4 dozen

Ingredients:
1-1/2 cups sugar
1/2 cup baking cocoa
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup unsalted butter
1 teaspoon vanilla
3 cups quick-cooking oats, uncooked
1 cup flaked coconut, packed
1 cup chopped walnuts

In a heavy saucepan over medium heat, bring sugar, cocoa, milk, and butter to a rolling boil. Boil for one minute. Stir in vanilla, oats, coconut, and walnuts.

Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls onto wax paper. Cool until firm.

How’s that for easy? Anyone going to try some? -- AP

1 comment:

Jane R said...

This would be the perfect recipe when you need that chocolate "fix". I love quick and easy recipes. This sounds like a keeper. Thank you!