No-Bake Peanut Butter Cookies

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  • prep 10 min

What’s better than a gooey and crunchy peanut butter cookie? Simple: one that you don’t have to bake! This amazingly simple four-ingredient recipe will become a kitchen standard.

IngredientsNumber of servings: Makes 8 dozen

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup light corn syrup
  • 2 cups peanut butter
  • 4 cups cornflakes

    How to make it   10 minutes

  • 1

    Place the sugar and corn syrup in a deep saucepan. Bring to a boil, then continue boiling for 1 minute, stirring constantly.

  • 2

    Add the peanut butter and stir until melted. Stir in the cereal.

  • 3

    Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls onto wax paper. Let set.

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