Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Chip Cookies

Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Chip Cookies

Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Chip Cookies

Is everyone ready for the big game this weekend? I’m still putting the finishing touches on my Super Bowl menu, but I know for sure that we will have plenty of chicken wings, barbecue meatballs, and chips & dip to munch on while we watch the game.

Oh yes, and to satisfy our sweet tooth’s, I made a batch of super-sized Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Chip Cookies. This is a basic chocolate chip cookie recipe, but I folded a large amount of mini peanut butter cups into the dough, in addition to semi-sweet chocolate chips.

The cookies are big, soft, chewy, and because they’re so chock-full of peanut butter cups and chocolate chips, we’re guaranteed to get a gooey nugget of sweetness in every bite.

Have a wonderful weekend everyone, and for you football fans out there – have fun watching the game!

~Enjoy~
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Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Chip Cookies

2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 cup butter, softened
3/4 cup granulated sugar
3/4 cup brown sugar, packed
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 large eggs
1 1/4 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips
1 1/4 cups Reese’s Minis Peanut Butter Cups

Directions:
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

In a small bowl, combine flour, baking soda and salt; set aside.

Beat butter, granulated sugar, brown sugar and vanilla extract in a large mixer bowl until creamy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Gradually beat in flour mixture. Fold in chocolate chips and peanut butter cups.

Drop by large cookie scoopfuls onto ungreased baking sheets.

Bake for 9 to 11 minutes, or until golden brown.

Cool on baking sheets for 2 minutes; remove to wire racks to cool completely.

Makes approximately 40 big cookies.

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3 Responses

  1. I think I would be more interested in these delicious-looking cookies than I would the game.

  2. I love the mini peanut butter cups in these! Look delicious :)

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