Chewy Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies -- No Bake

Looking for a great recipe that is semi-healthy (for a cookie), tastes great, and easy to make? Well, these treats are awesome. They are chocolatey, chewy, no bake cookies that will make it hard to eat just one, and they can be made so quickly! Makes about 30 cookies!


8 tbsp. butter (1 stick)
1/2 cup milk
3/4 cup cocoa powder
1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
2 1/2 cups quick 1 minute oats (add 1/2 cup extra 
if you like cookies less chewy and more firm) 
2 tsp. vanilla extract


Melt butter, milk, cocoa powder, and sugar in a pot 
on the stove at medium to high heat.
Stir thoroughly for about two minutes, or until mixture is smooth.
Remove from heat and add oats and vanilla.
Stir until everything is mixed well.
Form into 1 inch rounds with ice cream scoop. 
Drop on a pan with wax paper or silver foil. 
Let chill in the fridge for one hour.