Chocolate Chunk Peanut Cookies

Nancy Allen

By
@mawmawnan

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


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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

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Beat butter and shortening at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy; add peanut butter and sugars, beating well. Add eggs, beat until blended.
2
Combine flour and next four ingredients. Add butter mixture, beating well. Stir in peanuts and chocolate chunks.
3
Shape dough into 2-inch balls (about 2 tablespoons for each cookie). Flatten slightly and place on ungreased baking sheets.
4
Bake 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