Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

Melissa Etheridge

By
@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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Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
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

Step-By-Step

1Mix sugar and cocoa in a boiler and stir lightly.
2Add milk and butter; place on medium high heat. Stir.
3Cook until it starts to boil; stir as it cooks; boil for about 2 minutes; remove from stove.
4Add peanut butter and vanilla; stir until peanut butter is melted into chocolate.
5Add the oats and stir until they are coated thoroughly.
6Spoon onto waxed paper or cookie sheets coated with Crisco.
7Don'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