Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

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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.

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

How to Make Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

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!

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About Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

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