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Peanut Butter & Chocolate Chunk Cookies

These gooey, chocolatey Peanut Butter & Chocolate Chunk Cookies have all the best flavors. Salty, sweet, nutty & so addicting.
Course Cookies
Keyword Chocolate, Peanut Butter
Prep Time 7 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Servings 10
Author Leona G.


  • Stand mixer fitted with a paddle attachment
  • Spatula
  • Parchment Paper


  • 1 stick unsalted butter softened
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • cup dark brown sugar packed
  • cup peanut butter unsweetened
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 large egg
  • 1⅓ cups all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp kosher salt
  • ½ tsp baking soda
  • 1 cup chopped chocolate dark, milk or semi-sweet


  • Pre-heat your oven to 350°
  • In a stand mixer fitted with a paddle attachment or a mixing bowl using a hand-held mixer, add your butter, peanut butter & sugars. Beat for 2 minutes on medium. Next add in the vanilla and egg. Beat just until incorporated. 
  • Add in the flour, baking soda & salt and continue to mix until there are no dry patches of flour left. Fold in your chopped chocolate. Reserve some for topping.
  • Using your ice cream scooper or cup measure, scoop your cookie onto a sheet pan lined with parchment paper. Top with salt and more chocolate (optional). Bake for 12 minutes. Allow them to cool on the baking tray before eating. Enjoy! 


  • This recipes makes 8-10 cookies.
  • You can chill the cookie dough up to 3 days in advance. Just scoop them into balls and chill in the fridge. Bake at 350 when ready.