Chocolate Chunk Peanut Cookies

Nancy Allen

By
@mawmawnan

These are great cookies with chunks of chocolate and peanuts and a hint of cinnamon.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Serves:
Makes 28 Cookies
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
butter, softened
1/2 c
shortening, butter flavor
1 c
chunky peanut butter
1 c
granulated sugar
1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
2 large
eggs
2 1/2 c
all-purpose flour
1 1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt
1 tsp
ground cinnamon
1 c
unsalted dry roasted peanuts
1
12oz. pkg. chocolate chunks

Step-By-Step

1Beat butter and shortening at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy; add peanut butter and sugars, beating well. Add eggs, beat until blended.
2Combine flour and next four ingredients. Add butter mixture, beating well. Stir in peanuts and chocolate chunks.
3Shape dough into 2-inch balls (about 2 tablespoons for each cookie). Flatten slightly and place on ungreased baking sheets.
4Bake at 350 for 12 to 15 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool on pan 1 to 2 minutes; remove to a wire rack to cool completely. 28 cookies.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy