Groundhog Grub

Course Dessert
Cuisine American


  • 2 cups sugar
  • 4 Tbsp cocoa
  • 1 stick butter
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 1 Tbsp vanilla
  • 3 cups oatmeal
  • 20+ gummy worms


  1. In a heavy saucepan bring to a boil ON MEDIUM HEAT sugar, cocoa, butter and, milk. Stir often. Let boil for 60-90 seconds. 

  2. Once boiled take off heat and add peanut butter, vanilla and,  oatmeal. Stir well.

  3. Drop mixture, by spoonful, on wax paper and push in a gummy worm. Allow to cool.

Recipe Notes

It is important that the instructions are followed. The mixture needs to be brought to a boil for 60-90 seconds or it will not have the right consistency. It will turn out runny and almost glossy.