Pete's Peanut Choco-delight Cookies Recipe

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Pete's Peanut Choco-Delight Cookies

Peter Ryan

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@PeteRyan6360

Experimenting with variations made this recipe a hit. "Freakin' Awesome" and "Holy Cow" were the most common adjectives. The best part? If you've got a chocolate craving, ONE of these will satisfy, so you can have your cookies and cut down the calories, too!


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Serves:

4 dozen

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Ingredients

2 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
salt
1 c
butter
3/4 c
sugar
3/4 c
brown sugar, lightly packed
1 tsp
vanilla extract
2
eggs, large
1-2/3 c
chocolate and peanut butter morsels
1 c
chopped honey roasted peanuts, un-sifted
1/4 c
baking cocoa

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Chop honey roasted peanuts to 1/8 inch, do not sift the sugar coating, but include it in mix
2
Combine flour, Baking soda, baking cocoa and salt in a seperate bowl. Fluff with a fork for even distribution of ingredients.
3
Be patient with this step to achieve an even mix.

Beat butter, sugar, brown sugar and vanilla extract slowly until creamy.

Mix eggs one at a time and allow mix to absorb them.

SLOWLY (about 1/2 cup at a time, sprinkling over mixing bowl) add flour/cocoa mixture and allow mixer to beat well.

Once creamy, STIR in nuts and morsels alternating about 2 TBSP at a time to allow even distribution.
4
Preheat oven to 375 F
5
Drop cookie dough onto ungreased baking sheet, about one rounded tablespoon per cookie.
6
Bake 8-9 minutes for chewy texture, 11-12 minutes for harder texture. Cool on baking sheet 3-4 minutes, then completely cool on wire racks.
7
Makes about 4 dozen cookies. Enjoy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy