No-Bake Cookies

No-bake Cookies Recipe

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Krysta Grannis


My dad taught me to make these cookies when I was a little girl, and I instantly became the "no-bake maker". I often took them to school, and now take them to work and they are always well praised.


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4 c
1/2 c
baking cocoa (do not use hershey's)
1 stick
butter, salted
1 c
milk, whole or 2%


4 c
oats, quick cooking
1 jar(s)
jif peanut butter, 18 oz.
2 tsp
vanilla extract

How to Make No-Bake Cookies


  • 1Combine sugar, baking cocoa, butter, and milk together in pan and bring to a boil, stirring constantly.
  • 2Let mixture boil for one minute, stirring constantly or sugar will burn.
  • 3After one minute, remove from heat and add peanut butter, oats, and vanilla extract. Stir together.
  • 4You may need to add a pinch or two more oats to make the cookies thicker.
  • 5Drop cookies onto foil, or wax paper making them whatever size you want to cool.

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About No-Bake Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Hashtags: #cookie, #No bake

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