4-Ingredient No-Bake Haystack Cookies Recipe: Rediscover This Old-fashioned Cookie This Christmas by Donna John

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4-Ingredient No-Bake Haystack Cookies Recipe: Rediscover This Old-fashioned Cookie This Christmas

My mother-in-law had a plate of these haystack cookies on her Thanksgiving table. What a blast from the past! Butterscotch haystack cookies were a common sweet treat when I was growing up. If you've never tried this no-bake cookie recipe, you need to!

This haystack cookie recipe has just four ingredients, requires seconds of cooking time and is perfect for Christmas cookie trays. For a change, you could stir in some roasted peanuts. Be sure to make enough to share!

Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 13 minutes
Cook Time: 2 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Servings: Makes about 30 cookies


  • 1 bag (12 ounces) white chocolate chips
  • 1 bag (12 ounces) butterscotch chips
  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 1 bag (12 ounces) chow mein noodles

Here's how to make it: 

  1. Melt the white chocolate chips and butterscotch chips together in the microwave until smooth, stirring in 30-second internals. (It will take about 1 1/2 minutes.)
  2. Add the chow mein noodles and peanut butter. Mix well. 
  3. Place mounds of the mixture onto parchment paper. Allow to cool completely to harden. 

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Oh these are such a great throwback. What a fun recipe.

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