Thursday, March 26, 2020

Tasty - and Even Healthy No-Bakes!

Image result for images of no-bake cookiesMy family enjoys no-bake cookies - and I make them a couple  times a week because the way I make them they are a healthy and tasty way to increase fiber, protein and flavonoids! Today I am very happy to share with you my recipe for no-bakes. You will need . . . 
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 1/3 cup cocoa
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 cup dark chocolate chips
  • 6 cups oats
In a large microwave-safe bowl combine sugar, cocoa, milk, butter and peanut butter. Microwave for two and a half minutes. Stir and add chocolate chips then microwave for two additional minutes. Stir until smooth and add oats then mix until oats are covered. Drop by spoonful on pan/plate covered with wax paper. I keep them in my refrigerator. 

These no-bakes are tasty and since I cut the sugar from four cups to just 2/3 of a cup, the ingredients are mostly very healthy! Mix up a batch and enjoy!

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