Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

If you’re a peanut butter and chocolate lover, you’re in for a treat! These Peanut Butter Cup Cookies are the ultimate indulgence. Imagine a soft and chewy peanut butter cookie, perfectly baked to golden perfection, with a surprise peanut butter cup nestled in the center. These cookies are a delightful blend of sweet and salty, making them a crowd-pleaser at any gathering.


  • 1 cup of creamy peanut butter
  • 1 cup of granulated sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon of pure vanilla extract
  • 24 mini peanut butter cups, unwrapped
  • Additional granulated sugar for rolling


  1. In a mixing bowl, cream together the peanut butter and 1 cup of granulated sugar until well combined.
  2. Add the egg and vanilla extract, and mix until the dough comes together.
  3. Shape the dough into 24 equal balls and roll each ball in additional granulated sugar.
  4. Place the sugar-coated dough balls on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
  5. Bake in a preheated oven at 350°F (175°C) for 10-12 minutes, or until the cookies are slightly golden.
  6. Remove the cookies from the oven and immediately press a mini peanut butter cup into the center of each cookie.
  7. Allow the cookies to cool on the baking sheet for a few minutes before transferring them to a wire rack to cool completely.

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Yield: 24 cookies

These Peanut Butter Cup Cookies are a delightful blend of sweet and salty, with a soft and chewy peanut butter cookie base and a surprise peanut butter cup center.

Nutrition Information: Calories: 160, Fat: 9g, Carbohydrates: 16g, Protein: 4g

If you’re looking for the perfect treat to satisfy your sweet tooth, look no further than these Peanut Butter Cup Cookies. They are a hit at parties, bake sales, or just for a cozy night in. The combination of peanut butter and chocolate is a timeless favorite, and these cookies deliver that irresistible flavor in every bite. Whether you’re an experienced baker or a beginner, you’ll find these cookies easy to make and even easier to enjoy. Share them with friends and family, and watch them disappear in no time. So, roll up your sleeves, preheat your oven, and let’s bake some delicious Peanut Butter Cup Cookies that will leave everyone craving for more!

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