Butter or margarine,
Sifted confectioners' sugar
Chopped blanched almonds
Quick Quaker Oats,
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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