No-Bake Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies Recipe Is Ready In 7 Minutes by Donna John

No-Bake Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies Recipe Is Ready In 7 Minutes

What should you do when you want a homemade cookie but don't want to turn on the oven? Your sweet tooth is in overdrive. Is it an impossible situation? No! Make these no-bake peanut butter oatmeal cookies!

This no-bake recipe takes no time to make. The cookies are cooling on the counter in minutes. This is a sweet cookie. So if you don't like really sweet desserts, you may want to try our nutty banana oatmeal cookies, coconut oatmeal cookies or chocolate chip oatmeal cookies. (They all have three ingredients!)

To make this easy no-bake peanut butter oatmeal cookie recipe you will need butter, granulated sugar, milk, oatmeal, quick-cooking oats and vanilla extract. You will have to cook the ingredients for a couple minutes in a saucepot on the stove, but after that it's just having patience while they set up on the counter.

Serve these moist cookies for dessert after dinner or as a sweet snack. They also make great food gifts!

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Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 5 minutes plus time for cookies to set
Cook Time: 2 minutes
Total Time: 7 minutes
Servings: 24 (approximately)


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Recipe Notes

  • Store the cookies in an airtight container to keep them fresh.
  • Try this recipe with almond butter, mixed nut butter, cashew butter or your favorite nut butter.
  • If you want these cookies to be gluten-free, use gluten-free oats.

Here's how to make it:

  1. Put the butter, sugar and milk into a saucepot. Bring to a hard boil and cook for 1 minute. Turn off the heat.
  2. Add the peanut butter, oats and vanilla. Stir to combine.
  3. Using a spoon, drop mounds of the mixture onto wax paper. Let the cookies dry completely.

Nutrition Facts Per Serving

Calories: 135

Total Fat: 3.9g

Saturated Fat: 1.5g

Cholesterol: 5mg

Sodium: 24mg

Total Carbohydrate: 20.7g

Dietary Fiber: 1.8g

Total Sugars: 9.3g

Protein: 2.8g

Vitamin D: 1mcg

Calcium: 12mg

Iron: 1mg

Potassium: 82mg

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Fantastic idea. Couldn’t be easier. 😍
Donna John
Yep! Sent some to the office with my husband, and everyone loved them.
Elisa Schmitz
I can see why, Donna John . So simple and so delish. A winner all around!

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