Haystacks I

Haystacks I


"This recipe is very easy to make."


servings 180 cals
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Original recipe yields 24 servings



  • Calories:
  • 180 kcal
  • 9%
  • Fat:
  • 7.2 g
  • 11%
  • Carbs:
  • 27.8g
  • 9%
  • Protein:
  • 2.8 g
  • 6%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 11 mg
  • 4%
  • Sodium:
  • 46 mg
  • 2%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a saucepan bring sugar, cocoa, milk and butter or margarine to a boil. Remove from heat.
  2. Stir in oats, coconut, nuts and salt. Drop quickly from teaspoon on wax paper. Let cool.
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  1. 55 Ratings


I added 1/2 cup of applesauce instead of the butter, and the cookies turned out just the same.....but a little healthier!!

So yummy! We both ate them all up in 2 days. Only thing different that we did was omit the peanuts and put a tablespoon of peanut butter instead. :) I am going to make these again TONIGHT!

These have always been my favorite cookies, though I know them as 'No Bake Cookies' and usually omit the coconut and peanuts and use a tsp of vanilla extract. A tip for people who find the cooki...

This recipe worked best for me when I made it as directed. I have made this over and over again and it's perfect everytime.

I found with this recipe that I had way to much dry ingredients. When all mixed together, I had a nice powder-type cookie dough....I boiled the stovetop ingredients(maybe too long) and perhaps l...

This was a very easy cookie to make. I wanted to have chocolate chips in the cookie with a plain oatmeal haystack, so I omitted the cocoa powder, nuts and coconut. Once I mixed in the dry ingr...

I've made these for years, we simply call them "no-bakes" and I dont add any nuts or coconut.(peanut butter after the boil instead) Just a note for the boiling process, stir all the while its o...

These were very good. I did leave out the peanuts, though, because I have never eaten haystacks with peanuts, and didn't know how they would turn out.

simple, tasty cookies! my family liked them better without the peanuts, so i added a bit more coconut instead... fantastic!