Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by lucy k.

I clipped this from a magazine -- can't remember which. It is credited to 'The Inn at Cedar Falls' in Logan, Ohio.

Top Review by JillAZ

These cookies are delicious! I made them today and all of my kids LOVED them! I asked them how many stars and it was a definate 5! Very easy to make. The chocolate and peanut butter go great together. I did add 1/2 tsp.(about - I eyeballed it) of vanilla to the batter. If you wet your fork with a little water it doesn't stick to the dough when you are making the criss cross pattern. The dough is rather soft. These are a definate keeper. Thanks for sharing the recipe!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  2. Butter baking sheets.
  3. Beat butter, peanut butter and sugars in a large bowl until blended.
  4. Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each.
  5. Stir together flour, cocoa, baking powder and salt, and blend into peanut butter mixture until just combined.
  6. Stir in chocolate chips.
  7. Form into 1 inch balls, spaced 2 inches apart.
  8. Flatten in a crisscross pattern with a fork Bake about 10 minutes, until dry on top and golden brown on bottom.
  9. Cook on racks.

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