No Bake Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 10 mins

Oatmeal and chocolate, need I say more. Fast, simple recipe that kids love. I like to use a cookie scoop to put them on a pan. You can add peanut butter for an extra yummy flavor. Or add nuts, I never had just a preference.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix the first 5 ingredients and place on low heat.
  2. When it reaches a boiling point, boil for 1 minute only, stir continually.
  3. Remove from heat and add vanilla.
  4. Stir in the oatmeal and the nuts and drop onto waxed or parchment paper.
  5. Cool in refrigerator for quick hardening.
Most Helpful

5 5

My grandmother made these for me and I made them for my children and now making them for my grandchildren. We know them by the name " cow patties" . This recipe is a favorite with my family. Yes you are right you can add peanutbutter and/or nuts, these cookies are great.