Tuesday, October 16, 2012

No-Bake Chocolate, Peanut Butter & Oatmeal Cookies

I have made this No-Bake Chocolate, Peanut Butter & Oatmeal Cookie recipe many times. It is easy and quick when you are needing a snack for the kids or a dessert for potluck meal.
Image by alibree
½ cup,1 stick, butter
2 cups granulated sugar
½ cup milk
4 tablespoons cocoa powder
½ cup peanut butter
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
3 cups quick-cooking oats

1. Add the butter, sugar, milk and cocoa powder to a 4-quart saucepan.

2. Bring mixture to a rolling boil and let boil for 1 minute.
3. Remove from heat.
4. Stir in the peanut butter and vanilla until smooth, then stir in the oats.
5. Drop by heaping tablespoons onto wax paper.
6. Let cool until set.

Yield: 2 to 3 dozen cookies