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4.5 from 2 votes

Peanut Butter No-Bake Cookies

These are a super-secret-gobble-them-up-at-home indulgence just for you and your inner circle.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time8 mins
Total Time18 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Author: Kasey Trenum


  • 3 cups sugar
  • 1 1/2 sticks butter
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1 1/2 cups Peanut Butter (smooth or crunchy)
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 4 1/2 cups Quick Oats


  • Cook the sugar, butter and milk in a saucepan on medium heat until you've brought it to a rolling boil, stirring constantly.
  • Once it reaches a rolling boil - cook for 2 minutes, stirring constantly (NO MORE!)
  • Remove from heat and mix in the peanut butter and vanilla until fully incorporated.
  • Stir in quick oats a little at a time.
  • Continue to stir gently until the mixture has cooled a bit and is thicker.
  • Drop onto wax paper to cool completely and harden.