Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

By Eating Made Easy

Serving Size: 24 Prep Time: 15 mins Total Time: 25 mins

Ingredients:

  • 8 oz organic or pasture-raised butter at room temperature

  • 1 cup dark brown sugar

  • ¼ cup raw turbinado sugar

  • 2 tsp vanilla extract

  • 2 pasture-raised eggs (like Happy Egg Co. or Vital Farms)

  • 2 ¼ cup whole wheat flour

  • 1 tsp baking soda

  • 1 cup chopped peanut butter cups (4 packages of Justin's 2 PB cup packages)

  • 1 cup chopped fair trade milk chocolate

  • 1 cup chopped fair trade dark chocolate


Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350.

  2. In a stand mixer, cream together the butter and sugars.

  3. Add vanilla and eggs, one at a time and combine until smooth.

  4. Scrape down the sides of the mixing bowl then add the flour, 1/3 at a time, and mix on low until just incorporated.

  5. Gently stir in chocolates by hand with a spatula, or mix on low until just combined, being careful not to over mix.

  6. Scoop spoonfuls of dough onto parchment-lined baking sheets and bake two inches apart for 9-11 minutes or until edges are just beginning to brown.

  7. Let cool on baking sheet for 2-3 minutes then move to a cooling rack.

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