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No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies – Easy Cookie Recipe

These no bake peanut butter cookies are full of flavor and have a nice texture, too.  They make the perfect afternoon snack.

I love making no bake desserts. They are fast and easy to do and you never have to worry about over cooking or have them not set.

The next time your kids are asking for something new, try these tasty cookies.

No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies

No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies

These no bake peanut butter cookies have my favorite food group in them – peanut butter.  Okay, okay, I know it’s not on the food pyramid but it’s a staple for me. 

I just love it so I use it in cookie recipes all the time.

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No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies

No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies

These peanut butter cookies are a no bake recipe. They are super easy to make and taste amazing.

Prep Time 1 minute
Additional Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 1 minute


  • 3 cups granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup unsalted butter
  • 3/4 cup skim milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 cups creamy peanut butter
  • 4 1/2 cups quick-cooking oats


  1. In a saucepan over medium heat, combine the sugar, unsalted butter and skim milk.
  2. Bring the mixture to a rapid boil for one full minute.
  3. Remove from heat and mix in vanilla extract and peanut butter.
  4. Stir in the quick cooking oats, stirring well until the mixture begins to cool.
  5. Drop the batter by tablespoon full onto waxed paper.
  6. Let cool until set.

Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:


Amount Per Serving: Calories: 242Total Fat: 12gSaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 6gCholesterol: 12mgSodium: 66mgCarbohydrates: 32gFiber: 2gSugar: 21gProtein: 5g

Nutritional information is approximate due to natural variation in ingredients and the cook-at-home nature of our meals.

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