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Chocolate peanut butter no bake cookies are soft, chewy & only require a few simple ingredients.

Chocolate Peanut Butter No Bake Cookies

These chocolate peanut butter no bake cookies extra chewy, filled with texture and have a delicious chocolate peanut butter flavor. You only need a few simple ingredients to make these highly addictive treats! 
Course Dessert
Cuisine Cookies
Keyword Chocolate Peanut Butter No Bake Cookies, No Bake Cookies, No Bake Recipes
Prep Time 10 minutes
Chilling 27 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 30 cookies


  • ½ cup unsalted butter*
  • 2 cups white sugar
  • ¼ cup cocoa powder
  • ½ cup milk
  • ¾ cup peanut butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3 cups quick oats**


  • Add the butter, sugar, cocoa & milk to a medium saucepan over medium heat.
  • Melt the ingredients together while stirring gently.
  • After the butter is fully melted, bring the mixture to a boil for 3 minutes while whisking constantly.
  • Remove the pan from the heat. Stir in the peanut butter and vanilla extract.
  • Stir in the oats.
  • Drop the mixture into tablespoon-sized mounds on the lined cookie sheets. 
  • Place in the fridge to harden for 30 minutes. 


*Salted butter works too.
**Old-fashioned or large flake oats work too. Do not use steel cut oats or instant oats.
Store in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 4 days. Cookies can be frozen, then thaw in the fridge. Enjoy at room temperature.