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Peanut Butter No Bake Oatmeal Cookie

  • Author: Lynette Rice
  • Prep Time: 10 mins
  • Cook Time: 0 min
  • Total Time: 10 minutes
  • Yield: 24 1x


Easy peanut butter no bake oatmeal cookies made with old fashioned oats to give them that classic no bake taste.   This no bake recipe makes a super soft peanut butter oatmeal cookie that the whole family will love!



  • 1/4 cup butter*
  • 1/2 cup milk*
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 1 tsp. pure vanilla extract
  • 3 cups old fashioned oats


  1. In a medium saucepan over low heat, stir together butter, milk and sugar until melted.
  2. Boil mixture rapidly for 1 minute, then remove from heat.
  3. Stir in peanut butter, vanilla and oats until well blended.
  4. Drop spoonfuls onto wax paper until cool.


*For dairy free, can substitute coconut oil for the butter and use coconut or almond milk

  • Category: Dessert
  • Method: No bake
  • Cuisine: American

Keywords: no bake oatmeal cookies, no bake peanut butter oatmeal cookies, no bake cookies with brown sugar