Best Ever Cookie Dough Overnight Oats

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This is the best ever cookie dough overnight oats recipe!

best ever cookie dough overnight oats

Overnight oats are such a quick and easy breakfast. You only need about 10 minutes and 6 ingredients to make these incredible Cookie Dough Overnight Oats.

dairy free overnight oats

Healthy breakfast idea that’s perfect for busy mornings. Loved by kids and adults alike!

Like eating a bowl full of cookie dough for breakfast- and the best part is that you can feel good about your breakfast choices!

How to make Cookie Dough Overnight Oats


  • old-fashioned oats
  • chia seeds
  • almond milk
  • honey
  • creamy peanut butter
  • dark chocolate chips, divided


Mix the oats, chia seeds and almond milk together in a large bowl.

Add the maple syrup and peanut butter. Then, mix well until all ingredients are combined.

Fold in the dark chocolate chips.

Pour the overnight oats into an airtight container and allow to set in the refrigerator overnight or at least 6 hours.

Serve the Cookie Dough Overnight Oats in individual cups, topping the oats with a spoonful of chocolate chips.

Tips for this Overnight Oats Recipe

Be sure to use old fashioned oats for this recipe. Quick oats will get too soggy.

If you don’t have chia seeds on hand, don’t worry. The oats will still taste great without them.

You can portion the overnight oats in individual serving dishes immediately after mixing up the ingredients, or you can store them on one larger container and portion them out when you are ready to serve them.

Possible Variations for this Cookie Dough Overnight Oats Recipe

Change the milk – you can easily switch out the almond milk for your favorite type of milk.

Change the nut butter – feel free to switch out the peanut butter to your favorite nut butter. Sun butter works well, or you can even use Nutella!

Change the chocolate chips– use your favorite type of chocolate chip!

Add a more protein – add a scoop of protein powder for even more protein.

How long do Overnight Oats last?

Overnight Oats will taste great for up to three days when stored in the refrigerator.

More Delicious Overnight Oats Recipes You’ll Love

Chocolate Overnight Oats with three variations- mocha caramel, strawberries & chocolate, or peanut butter banana

More Dairy Free Breakfast and Snack Ideas

Coconut Cream Muffins– delicious, dairy free muffins your whole family will love

Pumpkin Energy Balls– all the flavors of fall in a healthy, delicious snack or breakfast

Strawberry Energy Balls– delicious 5 ingredient strawberry flavored energy balls

Yield: 3 to 4 servings

Cookie Dough Overnight Oats

Cookie Dough Overnight Oats

Delicious and easy Cookie Dough Overnight Oats your whole family will love


  • 1 ½ cups old-fashioned oats
  • 2 tbsp chia seeds
  • 2 cups almond milk
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 2 tbsp creamy peanut butter
  • ¼ cup + 1 tbsp dark chocolate chips, divided


    1. In a large bowl, mix together oats, chia seeds and almond milk.
    2. Add maple syrup and peanut butter. Mix until all ingredients are well-combined.
    3. Next, fold in ¼ cup dark chocolate chips.
    4. Pour into an airtight container and allow to set in the refrigerator overnight.
    5. Serve in individual cups and top off with remaining 1 tbsp of chocolate chips.

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