Chocolate Chunk Peanut Cookies

1
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

How to Make Chocolate Chunk Peanut Cookies

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.

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About Chocolate Chunk Peanut Cookies

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



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