Eskimo Cookies

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Simple - yet yummy - cookies for young children to make on a hot day! This recipe is from a cookbook my little sis got as a birthday gift more than few years ago! I have been searching for this for 35 years.

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  1. Let butter soften to room temperature.
  2. Add sugar and mix thoroughly.
  3. Add water, cocoa, vanilla and oats.
  4. Cover and chill for 2-3 hours.
  5. Pour powdered sugar in dish.
  6. Roll walnut-sized bits of dough into balls, then roll in powdered sugar.
  7. Store cookies in fridge.
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5 5

These are really good and simple to make, esp in a pinch.

5 5

These are very yummy cookies. I've made these a gazillion times and these have always been a hit!

5 5

I had never heard of these until my husband asked if I could make them. It brought back such wonderful memories for him. He absolutely loved them. Thanks for posting!