Brownie Cookies with Peanut Butter Surprise

Deneece Gursky

By
@Smokeygirlxo

Big Big hit with the family! Chocolatey Brownie Cookies, filled with milk chocolate chips and topped off with a creamy peanut butter thats hidden under a chocolatey coating. These are decadent and delicious and well they are chocolate, lol enough said! : )


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Rating:
★★★★★ 5 votes
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Serves:
about 24 cookies

Ingredients

1 box fudge brownie mix
1/4 cup butter or margarine, melted
4 oz. cream cheese, softened
1 egg
3/4 cup milk chocolate chips (i use ghirardelli)

PEANUT BUTTER SURPRISE

1 c powdered sugar
1 c peanut butter (creamy)

1 CONTAINER MILK CHOCOLATE FROSTING (YOU CAN ALSO USE FUDGE FROSTING)

Step-By-Step

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1In large bowl beat the brownie mix, cream cheese, butter and egg until well blended. This will result in a sticky dough.

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2Fold in chocolate chips

3Drop by well rounded teaspoonfuls onto an ungreased cookie sheet and smooth around edges of cookies to keep them round.

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4In another bowl mix peanut butter and powdered sugar with a spoon until it forms a ball..

5Using rounded teaspoonful of dough roll into balls with your hands and lightly press the peanut butter balls into the middle of the brownie balls.

6Bake in oven preheated to 350 degrees for about 10 to 14 minutes

7Remove cookies and cool for about 30 minutes

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8Take cookies from the cookie sheets and spread a thin layer of chocolate frosting over the peanut butter centers. (I did this while still slightly warm because i wanted the chocolate to melt.)

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9I topped mine with peanut butter chips : )

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Cookies, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy