Chocolate Covered Strawberry No Bake Candy Cookies - a stack of three strawberry chocolate candy cookies with strawberries in the background

Chocolate Covered Strawberry No Bake Candy Cookies

With the little red chunks of sweet tart strawberry sticking out of the chocolaty oats, these were definitely a winner. And so easy to make. Use the servings slider to easily adjust the amounts, and make a bigger batch.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 26

Ingredients

  • ½ cup butter
  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • ½ cup milk
  • ½ cup unsweetened cocoa
  • 3 cups instant oatmeal uncooked
  • 1 cup about 1.2 ounces crushed freeze-dried strawberries
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract

Instructions

  1. In a heavy bottomed saucepan, melt the butter. Add sugar, milk, and cocoa. Bring the mixture to a boil, and let boil 2 minutes. Remove from heat. Add oatmeal, crushed strawberries, and vanilla. Stir to combine. Drop by large spoonfuls onto aluminum foil or use a cookie dough scoop to form mounds. Allow cookies to cool.