Chocolate Peanut Butter Munchies

Doris Carlson

By
@DorisC

The first time I made these with my son, we could not stop "test tasting" them, they were SOOO good! Time consuming , but TOTALLY worth it. A delicious chocolate cookie with a sweet peanut butter cream surprise inside. You cannot eat just one!!!


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Serves:

makes about 30 cookies

Prep:

45 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
flour
1/2 c
unsweetened cocoa powder
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 c
butter
1/2 c
sugar
1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1/4 c
peanut butter
1 Tbsp
milk
1 tsp
vanilla
1 large
egg

PEANUT BUTTER FILLING

3/4 c
confectioners' sugar
1/2 c
peanut butter

GRANULATED SUGAR

Directions Step-By-Step

1
preheat oven to 350 degrees
stir together flour , cocoa powder and baking soda, set aside
2
Beat together butter , 1/2 cup of granulated sugar, brown sugar and peanut butter for about 3 minutes. Add egg, milk and vanilla until well combined. Slowly add in flour mixture. Form into 30, 1 and 1/4 inch balls (about 30) set aside
3
For peanut cream filling mix together 1/2 cup of peanut butter and 3/4 cup of powdered sugar. Form 30 3/4 inch balls.
4
To make cookie, flatten chocolate dough ball, top with peanut butter ball, and then shape the chocolate dough around the peanut butter dough, completely covering the peanut dough with the chocolate dough. Roll into ball.
5
Place dough balls on un-greased cookie sheet and lightly flatten with a glass dipped in granulated sugar.
Bake for 8 minutes, cookies will slightly crack. Let rest on cookie sheet for 1 minute after removing from oven. Transfer to wire rack to cool.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American