Soft Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

Soft Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

How To Make Soft Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut lovers are going to love our take on peanut butter cookies! It’s soft, packed with nutty flavors, and super easy to make.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 10 minutes
Cool Time: 15 minutes
Total: 40 minutes



  • ½cupunsalted buttersoftened
  • ½cupcreamy peanut butterspreadable
  • cuplight brown sugarpacked
  • ½cupwhite granulated sugar
  • 2tsppure vanilla extract
  • 1large egg
  • cupsall-purpose flouror plain flour
  • ½tspbaking powder
  • tspsalt
  • ¾cupsemi sweet chocolate chipsor dark chocolate chips


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).

  2. Line 2 large baking sheets with baking or parchment paper, then set aside.

  3. Beat together the butter and peanut butter until creamy.

  4. Add in both sugars and vanilla extract, beating again until smooth.

  5. Beat in the egg until well combined.

  6. Fold in the flour, baking powder and salt, until a smooth cookie dough forms.

  7. Add in half of the chocolate chips and mix them through with fingers, or a wooden spoon.

  8. Roll the dough into about 15 balls and arrange them on lined baking sheet.

  9. Press the remaining chocolate chips onto the tops of each cookie.

  10. Bake for 10 to 11 minutes, until tops are golden.

  11. Allow to cool on a wire rack for about 15 minutes.

  12. Serve warm, and enjoy!


  • Calories: 207.87kcal
  • Fat: 11.32g
  • Saturated Fat: 5.36g
  • Trans Fat: 0.21g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 4.01g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 1.26g
  • Carbohydrates: 25.09g
  • Fiber: 1.07g
  • Sugar: 15.54g
  • Protein: 3.38g
  • Cholesterol: 23.89mg
  • Sodium: 61.61mg
  • Calcium: 24.45mg
  • Potassium: 90.75mg
  • Iron: 0.94mg
  • Vitamin A: 47.57µg
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