Asteroids could be crashing through the atmosphere and zombies moaning in the streets – many of us will still crave something sweet. Food items like these Peanut Butter/Chocolate No Bake Cookies would serve as a great morale booster in high-stress times.
Notice something about the ingredient list below. They can all be stored as part of a food storage system. This recipe is something that can be completed with supplies from most food storage programs.
2 cups sugar
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup butter
4 tbsp cocoa
1/2 cup peanut butter
3 cups oats (I use whole grain oats rather than quick oats)
1 tsp vanilla extract
- Combine and mix sugar, milk, and cocoa powder then bring to a boil
- Boil above for 1 minute, add peanut butter and vanilla, mix thoroughly
- Add oatmeal
- Mix well
- Using a tablespoon scoop mixture out onto wax paper
- Allow to cool
- Eat up!!!
These cookies are high in calories – with a good amount of protein and carbs.
So….when the SHTF it doesn’t have to be all about MRE’s – these Peanut Butter/Chocolate No Bake Cookies would be a welcome treat.