Miniature Peanut Butter Treats

READY IN: 39mins
Recipe by Barb G.

These are delicious cookies, My grandkids love them. I usually make them at Christmas time to include in gift baskets. The recipe was given to me by one of my daycare mothers a few years ago. Prep time does not include chilling time.

Top Review by nnreq

I've been looking for a recipe for these for about 10 years. I made these today with my three year old daughter for Christmas. They are so easy to put together and are oh so yummy!!! These will be a realtreat on our cookie platter for this Christmas. Thanks Barbara for the great recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine butter, sugars, eggs, peanut butter, and vanilla in mixing bowl.
  2. Beat until smooth.
  3. In separate bowl combine flour, baking soda and salt.
  4. Add to creamed mixture.
  5. Cover dough and chill.
  6. When dough is cold enough to handle easily.
  7. Roll into (walnut sized) balls.
  8. Place each ball into a greased MINIATURE muffin tin.
  9. Bake at 350°F for 8 to 9 minutes.
  10. Remove from oven, gently press a Peanut Butter Cup into each cookie.
  11. Cool in pan 10 minutes. Remove from pan, cool on rack, and ENJOY.

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