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Chocolate Oatmeal No Bake Cookies

A little recipe to cheer up your wintery days.
I have been asked for and given this recipe many times. So just as it was shared with me, I am going to share it here with you. This recipe is simple, yet these cookies are so very yummy!


**Chocolate Oatmeal No Bake Cookies**
**Ingredients:
1/2 cup butter
3 tblsps. unsweetened cocoa powder
2-1/2 cups sugar
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup peanut butter
1 tsp. pure vanilla
2 cups oatmeal

**Preperation:
This recipe is completely stirred by hand.
Pre-measure all of the ingredients and set aside.
Lay out a 24" piece of waxed paper onto a solid surface.

**Directions
Combine butter, sugar, cocoa, and milk in a medium sauce pan over medium heat. Bring mixture to a full boil then time it for exactly one minute at a full boil. Remove from heat and then add the vanilla and peanut butter. Lightly mix until just creamy, then stir in the oats.
Using a tablespoon, drop cookies onto wax paper. Let cool. Store in an airtight container.

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