Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies
Photo by Kyle Dreier / styling by Teresa Blackburn
  • Yield: 2


1/2cup butter
1/2cup smooth peanut butter (hydrogenated, not natural)
1cup granulated sugar
1cup brown sugar
2large eggs
2 1/2 to 3cups self-rising flour
3cups chocolate chips (mixture of semi-sweet and milk chocolate), divided
1teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2teaspoon salt
1cup lightly salted roasted peanuts


  1. Preheat oven to 350F.
  2. Combine butter, peanut butter, eggs, sugars, salt and vanilla and beat until just combined. Add flour in 1-cup increments until well combined. If dough is sticky to the touch, add more flour in 1/4-cup increments until smooth. Stir in 2 cups chocolate chips.
  3. Scoop onto baking sheets one dozen at a time. Decorate generously with peanuts and remaining chocolate chips. Bake in center of oven 10 to 13 minutes, until cookies are puffy and lightly tanned.


Nutritional Info *per serving

  • Calories 376
  • Fat 22g
  • Cholesterol 40mg
  • Sodium 329mg
  • Carbohydrate 42g
  • Fiber 2g
  • Protein 6g