No Bake Cookies – Chocolate Peanut Butter Drops

Posted in on the 30th May, 2013

Chocolate-Peanut-Butter-DropsWhile baking cookies may be something that you would like to do, there are times when you just do not have the time to do them. In order to save you time, you can try out some no-bake recipes that can help you save time but still prepare some delicious cookie delights for the kids. Here is a no-bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Drops recipe that you can try out. It requires a bit of range-top cooking preparation. But it still helps you save time to make.

Ingredients:

2 1/2 cup quick oats
2 cups sugar
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup peanut butter
1/4 cup butter
1/3 cup cocoa
1/2 tbsp. vanilla extract

Instructions:

1. In a medium-sized saucepan over medium heat on the stove, combine together cocoa, sugar, milk, and butter. Stir regularly until the mixture comes to a boil. Cook for another two minutes before removing the pan from the heat.

2. While continuing to stir, add in the peanut butter, vanilla and lastly, the oats.

3. Let the mixture cool for several minutes. Afterwards, drop spoonfuls of the mixture into waxed paper. Let the cookies cool completely and solidify before removing from the waxed paper for serving.