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No-Bake Penuche Drop Cookies

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Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 2 cups light brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3 cups quick oats (uncooked)
  • 3/4 cup chopped nuts

Instructions

  1. Combine nuts, oats and vanilla extract in a bowl and set aside.
  2. Combine brown sugar, butter, and milk in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Boil for 1 minute (start timing once the boil starts).
  3. Pour over nuts, oats and vanilla extract. Mix.
  4. Drop by teaspoonsful onto wax paper. Cool.

For chocolate drops use 2 cups granulated sugar and 1/2 cup cocoa. You can also add peanut butter and/or chocolate chips, carob chips, coconut, etc. to the oatmeal/nut mixture before pouring the hot sugar mixture over.