CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES

These Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies are sure to be a hit in your house, great for afternoon treats.

  • Level

    Easy
  • Chocolate Dough
  • 100g butter
  • 100g dark chocolate
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 1 1/2 cups plain flour
  • 1/2 cup dark chocolate chips
  • Peanut Butter Dough

  • 100g butter
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 egg
  • 3/4 cup peanut butter
  • 1 1/2 cups plain flour
  • 1/2 cup dark chocolate chips

Method

  • Step 1
    For chocolate dough, melt the 100g of chocolate and butter together in a large bowl.
  • Step 2
    Add the vanilla extract, egg, brown sugar and cocoa powder, and mix until well combined.
  • Step 3
    Add the plain flour and combine well. Fold through the chocolate chips.
  • Step 4
    Wrap the dough in cling film and place in the fridge.
  • Step 5
    For the peanut butter dough, beat the butter, brown sugar and white sugar together until light and creamy.
  • Step 6
    Add the vanilla, egg and peanut butter and beat well.
  • Step 7
    Add the flour and mix until a dough forms.
  • Step 8
    Fold through the chocolate chips.
  • Step 9
    Wrap dough in cling film and place in fridge with the chocolate dough, for around 1 – 2 hours.
  • Step 10
    Line a baking tray with baking paper and preheat the oven to 180c.
  • Step 11
    To make the cookie, separately roll a teaspoon of each dough into a ball.
  • Step 12
    Press the two balls of dough together, and lightly roll to make 1 ball.
  • Step 13
    Place on the baking tray and flatten slightly.
  • Step 14
    Bake for around 12 minutes, watching that the biscuits don’t begin to brown.
  • Step 15
    Allow to cool on tray before serving.
  • Step 16
    Enjoy!

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