Never Fail No Bake Cookies Recipe

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Never Fail No Bake Cookies

Kelley Goins


My grandma always made these using only an iron skillet. They NEVER fail.

★★★★★ 1 vote
20 Min
No-Cook or Other


1 stick
unsalted butter
1 1/2 c
white sugar
1/2 c
milk fat free, 1%, 2%, or whole
4 Tbsp
cocoa, unsweetened
1 c
peanut butter, creamy or crunchy
2 c
quick cooking oats


1In a large iron skillet, melt margarine on medium heat. Add sugar, milk, and cocoa. Stir constantly until mixture begins to boil. Boil for exactly 1 1/2 minutes without stirring. Remove from heat and add peanut butter. Stir in completely and then stir in the oatmeal one cup at a time. When thoroughly mixed, drop by teaspoonful onto waxed paper or clean dry surface. Set up time is appoximately 5 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy