Monday, December 22, 2008

Chocolate Snowballs

Snowballs

Chocolate Snowballs 

2 cups sugar 
1/2 cup milk 
3/4 cup butter 
7 tablespoons cocoa 
3 cups quick oats 
1 cup finely chopped pecans 
1 teaspoon vanilla 
Powdered sugar for rolling 

1. Combine sugar, milk, butter and cocoa in a saucepan and bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly. 
2. Remove from heat and stir in oats, pecans and vanilla. Cool to room temperature. 
3. Shape into one-inch balls and roll in powdered sugar. Keep refrigerated in an airtight container.

5 comments:

Ms. Tee said...

Oh, I had these as a child at someone's house and loved them! I definitely have to make these over the holidays. Thanks for sharing! :)

Barbara H. said...

Ooh, these look good!

Kim said...

These look so good! I am going to try them this week. Thanks for sharing!

Lady Katherine said...

My Goodness! you have been cooking!

texasmcvays said...

I just made these cookies thanks for the quick easy recipe that can easily be made in the midst of baking! These will round off my holiday baking!
Rejoice,
Mrs. M