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Our recipe for Peanut Butter Chip Chocolate Cookies is the perfect marriage of chocolate and peanut better in a cookie! They are scrumptious and perfect for you milk dippers like myself!
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There is nothing that draws the whole family into the kitchen more than cookies fresh from the oven.
My hubby loves chocolate chip cookies. He is a card carrying chocoholic who has been craving Chocolate Cookies. He decided to add peanut butter chips to this chocolate cookie recipe to make them even better and it was a yummy decision!
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Wide mouth Mason jars are a great way to give cookies to friends and family members. Be sure to buy the wide mouth so you can easily stack the cookies in the jar and your recipient can easily get them out.
I have it on good authority that Santa loves Chocolate Cookies with peanut butter chips too!
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- ½ Cup shortening
- 3 eggs, beaten
- 1½ Cups granulated sugar
- 4 oz. unsweetened chocolate, melted and cooled
- 2 tsp. baking powder
- 2 Cups sifted All-purpose flour
- 2 tsp. vanilla
- Preheat oven to 375°
- In a bowl, beat the eggs and set aside.
- In a large mixing bowl beat the shortening on medium or high speed until softened.
- Add the eggs, sugar, melted and cooled chocolate, baking powder and vanilla.
- Beat until well combined.
- Gradually stir in the flour a little at a time until well combined.
- Cover the dough and chill for 1 or 2 hours.
- Shape chilled dough into 1 inch balls. Place about 2 inches apart on cookie sheet or silicone baking mat.
- Bake at 375° for 8 to 10 minutes or until edges are set.
- Remove from oven and cool on wire racks.