The treat every Swedish kid knows how to make.
It’s simple, involves no baking and is delicious.
Difficulty level: Easy-peasy
Makes: Up to you
1 ½ cups quick cooking oatmeal
¼ cup sugar
6 tbsp. butter
2 tbsp. cocoa powder
½ tbsp. vanilla extract
1 tbsp. brewed coffee
Coconut flakes or pearl sugar*
(for rolling in)
Combine butter, sugar, oats (don't use the instant packets), cocoa powder, vanilla, and coffee.
Roll into 1" diameter balls about the size of a meatball.
Roll balls in coconut or, if you have a serious sweet tooth, pearl sugar to decorate.
Eat right away, or refrigerate, or freeze if you prefer a harder consistency.