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The BEST No Bake Cookies!

No Bake Cookies

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword cookies, no bake
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 18 minutes
Servings 2 dozen


  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup butter, cut into pieces
  • 3 tablespoons cocoa
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 3 cups quick oats
  • 1/2 cup smooth peanut butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla


  1. Place sugar, milk, butter, cocoa, and salt in medium/large saucepan. While ingredients cook, place some wax paper on countertop.

  2. Bring ingredients to a boil, stirring often.

  3. Once boiling, remove pan from the burner.

  4. Stir in quick oats, peanut butter, and vanilla.

  5. Drop cookies onto wax paper. Allow to cool.