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chocolate peanut butter no bake cookies served with coffee
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Nutrition Facts
Best Old Fashioned Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies
Amount Per Serving (1 cookie)
Calories 164 Calories from Fat 66
% Daily Value*
Fat 7.3g11%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.4g
Monounsaturated Fat 1.3g
Cholesterol 10.2mg3%
Sodium 53.5mg2%
Potassium 16.4mg0%
Carbohydrates 24.4g8%
Fiber 1.7g7%
Sugar 16.6g18%
Protein 2.7g5%
Vitamin A 130IU3%
Calcium 12mg1%
Iron 0.7mg4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Servings:24 cookies
Best Old Fashioned Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies
Prep Time:
5 mins
Cook Time:
5 mins
Total Time:
10 mins
 

Such an easy and absolutely scrumptious no bake cookie recipe!

Ingredients
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 4 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • ½ cup butter
  • ½ cup milk (I used almond milk.)
  • pinch of salt (if your butter is salted, you won't need this)
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  • ½ cup peanut butter (or other nut butter)*
  • 3 cups quick-cooking oats (gluten-free, if needed)**
Instructions
  1. Mix sugar, cocoa powder, butter, and milk in a saucepan over medium heat. Allow mixture to come to a boil for 1 minute. Once boiling, stir continuously.
  2. Take mixture off heat and add vanilla, salt, peanut butter, and oats. Mix well and drop by spoonfulls on wax paper. Let cool.
  3. I like my no bake cookies somewhat dry (not gooey), so I leave them out on wax paper for quite a while. If you like yours dry, don't store in the fridge. I store mine in a tin container for about a week. Don't worry they won't last a week.
Recipe Notes

*Using a natural peanut butter may change the consistency of the cookie. I used JIF.

**Quick-cooking oats give the cookies the best texture. Regular oats work fine, though.

Author: Kim
Course: cookies, Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: best chocolate peanut butter no bake cookies, no bake cookies, no bake oatmeal cookies

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