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                             SUGARPLUM BONBONS
 
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 Serving Size  : 36   Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Cookies
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    1       c            Butter or margarine -- soft
    1 1/2   c            Sifted confectioners' sugar
      1/4   c            Cocoa
      1/4   ts           Almond extract
      1/2   c            Chopped blanched almonds
    2       c            Quick Quaker Oats, uncooked
                         Flaked or shredded coconut
 
   Beat butter and sugar together until creamy.  Blend in cocoa and almond
   extract; mix thoroughly.  Stir in almonds and oats.  Chill dough until
   stiff, at least 2 or 3 hours.
   
   Break off pieces of dough; shape to form 1-inch balls.  Roll in coconut.
   Chill.
   
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   Reprinted with permission from The Quaker Oats Company
   Electronic format courtesy of Karen Mintzias
  
 
 
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