Friday, October 29, 2010
No Bake Cookies to celebrate National Chocolate Day!
First, you take your butter (and that is gen-u-ine buttah, folks!):
Add your sugar:
Then add your oats:
HAPPY NATIONAL CHOCOLATE DAY!!!!
1 stick butter
2 c. sugar
4 Tbs cocoa powder
1/2 c. milk
1/2 c. peanut butter (crunchy or smooth - your preference)
1 tsp. vanilla
3 c. quick oats
Combine butter, sugar, cocoa and milk in a heavy saucepan. Bring to a full rolling boil, boil for exactly 1 minute. Remove from heat, stir in peanut butter and vanilla. Add oats and stir until fully combined. Let set in pan for a few minutes, then drop by spoonfuls onto waxed paper, flattening slightly with the back of the spoon as you go. Cool completely, then enjoy!