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Stovetop Cookies - Top of Stove Cookies

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 1 minute


First Mixture

  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • ½ C nut meats*
  • 1 C cocoanut**
  • 1 ½ C quick cook rolled oats

Second Mixture

  • 2 C sugar
  • 2 Tbsp cocoa
  • 1 stick oleo (butter)
  • ½ C milk
  • 2 Tbsp peanut butter


First Bowl

  • Combine in one medium-sized bowl: vanilla, nut meats (or chips), cocoanut, oats. Set aside

Second Bowl

  • Combine and then boil for 1 minute: sugar, cocoa, oleo, milk, peanut butter
  • Remove from heat and stir in first bowl mixture
  • Drop by heaping teaspoonfuls onto wax paper


*You can either skip this ingredient or substitute it with a flavored chip of your choice, such as mini chocolate chips.
**This is just an alternate spelling of coconut.  I wanted to preserve the vintage and sometimes formerly used spelling.
Course: Cookies
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cookies, Drop Cookies, No Bake