Saturday, March 7, 2009

This is not a cooking blog.



Far from it. But I made these tonight. It may or may not have anything at all to do with hormones or monthly anything. I just wanted them.


Ahem.


No bake cookies. When you don't have all the ingredients for cookies but really need SOMETHING.





No-Bake Cookies
makes about 2 dozen

2 cups sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/4 cup cocoa
pinch of salt
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup peanut butter
1/4 cup butter
3 cups oatmeal


Combine sugar, cocoa, milk and butter in a large saucepan over medium heat.
Cook until the mixture starts to boil and cook for 1 minute.
Add vanilla, salt, peanut butter and oatmeal and quickly stir until combined.
Drop teaspoons onto parchment paper and let cool.


8 comments:

  1. Those are my favorite cookies in the world. One of the girls at work makes them.

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  2. I hope she didn't try to tell anyone they were hard to make!

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  3. Seems yummy!!

    Id rather eat cookie mixture and cake mixture before cooking - tastes better to me that way ;)

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  4. How can you go wrong with peanut butter and chocolate?

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  5. Now this is my kind of cooking for instant (almost) gratification.

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  6. Ooooh they look soooo yummy!!!

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  7. Hope you didn't eat them all at once! lol

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  8. Actually I put half of them in the freezer and still have a number of the unfrozen ones left. I can only eat 1 or 2 and that's enough.

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