The oatmeal-and-cocoa combination makes this a delightful breakfast or afternoon treat.
Downloads:Oatmeal-Chocolate Chews Recipe
2 cups sugar
1/2 cup milk
1/4 cup unsweetened natural cocoa powder
1/2 cup unsalted butter
1/8 teaspoon salt
3 cups quick-cooking oats
1/2 cup peanut butter
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
• Line two baking sheets with parchment paper.
• In a medium saucepan, combine the sugar, milk, cocoa powder,
butter, and salt. Bring mixture to a boil, and cook 2 to 3 minutes.
Remove from heat. Stir in oats, peanut butter, and vanilla
• Drop cookies by tablespoonfuls onto the parchment-lined surface.
Cool completely before serving.