No Bake Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

LAST UPDATED: Nov 04, 2020 | PUBLISHED: Sep 25, 2018 | By:

No Bake Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies are easy to make, packed with protein and stuffed with Reese’s Pieces for good measure. They’re made with just 7 ingredients and are ready to devour in 10 minutes!

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no bake oatmeal peanut butter cookies

Yes, you read that right. You know I love that sweet and salty combo – and I can’t resist Reese’s Pieces, so I decided to add a little surprise in these No Bake Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies. In fact, you’d probably be surprised if I didn’t, right? There’s nothing like candy tucked inside of cookies for a sweet surprise.

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The best part is that they’re ready to enjoy in just 10 minutes – without having to preheat the oven or refrigerate and wait! They make a great after school snack and of course the perfect fall treat!

no bake peanut butter oatmeal cookies

All you need to make No Bake Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies without cocoa is sugar, butter, milk, vanilla, peanut butter, quick oats and Reese’s Pieces!

no bake oatmeal peanut butter cookies

How to Make No Bake Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies:

  • Combine sugar, butter and milk, bring to a boil.
  • Stir in vanilla, peanut butter and oats. Stir to cool the batter.
  • Form balls, add Reese’s Pieces and cover with a little extra batter.
  • Drop onto a lined cookie sheet and allow them to set.
no bake peanut butter oatmeal cookies

How to Stuff Peanut Butter Cookies:

  • Using a large cookie scoop, scoop dough.
  • Create a well using your thumb.
  • Add Reese’s Pieces (or the candy of your choice). 
    no bake peanut butter oatmeal cookies stuffed with reese's pieces
  • Cover with excess dough or add additional dough to seal. 
    no bake peanut butter oatmeal cookies stuffed with reese's pieces

Tips to Make No Bake Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies:

  • Use regular creamy peanut butter, not natural
  • Use the heaviest milk you have (Vitamin D or 2% is preferable)

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No Bake Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

Author: Julie Blanner
No Bake Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies are easy to make, packed with protein and stuffed with Reese’s Pieces for good measure. They’re made with just 7 ingredients and are ready to devour in 10 minutes!
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 10 mins
Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Servings 24
Calories 302 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 3 cup sugar
  • 3/4 cup butter
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 4 1/2 cup quick oats
  • 1 box Reese’s Pieces

Instructions
 

  • In a saucepan over medium heat, combine sugar, butter and milk, stirring occasionally. 
  • Bring to a rapid boil for 1 minute (bubbles make and break continuously).
  • Remove from heat, stir in vanilla and peanut butter, followed by oats until the mixture begins to cool (about 2 minutes).
  • Using a large cookie scoop, scoop dough, create a well with your thumb, add 4-5 Reese’s Pieces and seal with excess dough.
  • Drop onto lined cookie sheet and allow to set.

Notes

You can stuff these No Bake Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies with your favorite candy.
Use regular creamy peanut butter, not natural
Use the heaviest milk you have (Vitamin D or 2% is preferable)
 

Nutrition

Calories:302kcalCarbohydrates:39gProtein:6gFat:15gSaturated Fat:6gCholesterol:16mgSodium:129mgPotassium:171mgFiber:2gSugar:27gVitamin A:192IUCalcium:25mgIron:1mg
5 from 1 vote
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