Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

Melissa Etheridge

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@melissareeseetheridge

These are my teenage son's favorite cookies. I usually make a batch about once a month. I have to admit, these are some of my favorites also.


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Serves:

makes about 2 dozen

Prep:

10 Min

Ingredients

2 c
sugar
2 Tbsp
cocoa powder
1/2 c
milk
1 stick
butter
1/2 c
peanut butter
2 c
uncooked rolled oats
1 tsp
vanilla extract

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Mix sugar and cocoa in a boiler and stir lightly.
2
Add milk and butter; place on medium high heat. Stir.
3
Cook until it starts to boil; stir as it cooks; boil for about 2 minutes; remove from stove.
4
Add peanut butter and vanilla; stir until peanut butter is melted into chocolate.
5
Add the oats and stir until they are coated thoroughly.
6
Spoon onto waxed paper or cookie sheets coated with Crisco.
7
Don't tell anyone else, but you can lick the bowl. But be careful, it's hot!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids