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The BEST Peanut Butter Cookies with PB M&Ms

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These are the best peanut butter cookies, and my absolute favorite! They have a ton of peanut butter flavor, have a nice chewy and crisp on the edges texture, and are studded with Peanut Butter M&Ms.
Ingredients
Dry ingredients
  All purpose flour 6 1⁄4 Ounce (1.25 cups)
  Baking soda 3⁄4 Teaspoon
  Baking powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Sea salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
Wet ingredients
  Unsalted butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), softened
  Sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Packed brown sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Creamy peanut butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Eggs 1 Large
  Peanut butter m&ms 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
2. Line a baking sheet with a silicone mat or parchment paper. Set aside.

MAKING
3. In a medium bowl, mix flour, baking soda, baking powder, and sea salt. Set aside.
4. In a large bowl, cream butter, sugar, and brown sugar for about two minutes or until fluffy.
5. Add peanut butter and egg and mix until incorporated.
6. Add in the dry flour ingredients and mix until the flour has almost disappeared.
Stir in peanut butter M&Ms.
7. Using a large cookie scoop, portion out mounds of dough and place on the prepared baking sheet, leaving 2 inches space between each.
8. Bake for 15 minutes or until the edges are slightly brown and the mounds have flattened a bit. Let the cookies cool.

SERVING
9. Serve and enjoy!

Things You Will Need
baking sheet
silicon mat or parchment paper

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cookie
Occasion: 
Christmas
Interest: 
Holiday, Kids, Easy
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Peanut Butter
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
35 Minutes
Servings: 
16

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Average: 2.8 (4 votes)

Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 345 Calories from Fat 157

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 18 g27%

Saturated Fat 8.5 g42.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 31.3 mg10.4%

Sodium 225.1 mg9.4%

Total Carbohydrates 43 g14.4%

Dietary Fiber 1.4 g5.6%

Sugars 24.5 g

Protein 5 g10.3%

Vitamin A 3.8% Vitamin C

Calcium 3.4% Iron 3.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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