Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

READY IN: 1hr 5mins
Recipe by Cook4_6

A friend copied this recipe from a cookbook about 10 years ago for me. I have made this recipe for Christmas every year since then. It is a family favorite.

Top Review by Lainey39

These cookies are awesome! I took these to a holiday party and people just raved about them. Many wanted the recipe. They were very easy to make and have great flavor! Thanks for sharing.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In large mixing bowl combine sugar, butter, shortening, peanut butter, egg and vanilla.
  3. Beat at medium speed until well blended.
  4. Add oats, flour and salt.
  5. Beat at low speed until soft dough forms.
  6. Stir in chips.
  7. Shape dough into 1 1/4 inch balls and place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet.
  8. Bake 10-14 minutes or until set.
  9. Immediately press peanut butter cup into the center of each cookie, reforming circular shape if edges crumble a bit.
  10. Let cool 2 minutes before removing from sheet.
  11. Cool completely before storing. Speed this up by transferring to refrigerator for 20 minutes or so.

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