No-Bake Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

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Recipe by South Your Mouth

No-Bake Double Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

2 cups sugar

1/2 cup cocoa

1 stick real butter (1/2 cup)

2/3 cup milk

1 cup peanut butter

1 teaspoon vanilla

3 1/2 cups oatmeal

Waxed paper


Combine sugar, cocoa, butter and milk in a large saucepan.  Bring to a boil over medium-high heat; stirring constantly.  Once mixture reaches a boil, continue cooking for one full minute. Remove from heat immediately.


Add peanut butter and vanilla; stir well. Add oatmeal and stir until thoroughly incorporated. On a sheet of waxed paper, drop mixture by rounded teaspoonfuls. Cool until set and firm.