More Great Recipes: Cookies | Dessert | Misc. Candy | Misc. Dessert

Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

User Avatar
Member since 2007

Serves 24-30 | Prep Time | Cook Time


2 cups sugar
1/2 cup whole milk
4 tbsp cocoa
1 stick margarine, butter works best
3 cups quick cooking oats (oatmeal)
1/4 cup peanut butter
1/2 cup chopped nuts (optional)
1 tsp vanilla

Melt margarine in medium size pan.

Add sugar, cocoa and milk. Bring to a rolling boil for 1 minute. Take off burner and add vanilla and peanut butter, stirring until peanut butter is dissolved.

Add oats and stir until well mixed. Drop by spoon full on waxed paper and let cool. Makes about 23-30 cookies.

Pairs Well With


These are the famous no-bake chocolate oatmeal cookies we would get in elementary school. I've seen many variations of this recipe but this one is perfection.

These are great! I use to make a similar recipe years ago. Perfect for when you crave chocolate but it is too hot to turn on the oven.

'CHEF' the Film Cookbook: Recipes from El Jefe
By CHEF the Film

6 Recipes

Disney's Tinker Bell "Secret of the Wings Cookbook"
By BakeSpace Fairies

6 Recipes

A dash of local for every season
By slyasafox15

22 Recipes

Torta Cubana
Torta Cubana
Mixed Berry Tart
Mixed Berry Tart
Pecan Cookie Waffles with Honey-Cinnamon Butter
Pecan Cookie Waffles with Honey-Cinnamon Butter