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no bake oatmeal cookies

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Andrea Sumner
Derby, KS

My son loves these but I had lost my recipe (that made 5 dozen) and my double boiler. I got this version from a friend and it's much easier. I sometimes add coconut or nuts to it.

(1 rating)
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For no bake oatmeal cookies

  • 1/3 c
    granulated sugar
  • 2 tsp
    unsweetened cocoa
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 2 Tbsp
    peanut butter, crunchy or creamy
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1/2 c
    quick cooking oats

How To Make no bake oatmeal cookies

  • 1
    Stir together sugar, cocoa and milk in 4-cup glass measure or medium microwave-safe bowl.
  • 2
    Microwave on HIGH 1 to 1-1/4 minutes or until boiling, stirring once.
  • 3
    Stir in peanut butter and vanilla until blended. Stir in oats until combined.
  • 4
    Drop by spoonfuls onto a waxed paper-lined plate to make 6 cookies.
  • 5
    Cool in freezer 10 minutes before serving.