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Easy No-Bake Oatmeal Cookies


  • 1 stick butter
  • 2 cups white sugar
  • ½ cup milk
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • Pinch of salt
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ½ cup peanut butter
  • 3 cups quick-cooking oats


  • Add the first five ingredients to a saucepan.
  • Bring to a rapid boil and let boil for 1 minute.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Stir in the peanut butter and vanilla extract until smooth, then stir in the oats.
  • Use a Large Tablespoon or Cookie Scoop, drop onto wax paper.
  • Let cool until set.
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