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Reese's Peanut Cup Butter Cookies

Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Cookies are a mega soft and chewy peanut butter cookie, baked and then topped with a Peanut Butter Cup straight out of the oven! Perfect peanut butter cookie  for all Peanut Butter and Chocolate lovers!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time20 mins
Course: Cookies
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Peanut Butter cookies
Servings: 36
Calories: 191kcal

Ingredients

  • cup  peanut butter
  • 1/2  cup + 2 TBSP butter  softened
  • 1/2  cup  white sugar
  • 1/2  cup  brown sugar
  • egg
  • 1/4 cup  milk
  • tsp  vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2  cups  flour
  • 1 tsp  baking powder
  • 1/2  tsp  salt
  • 36 Reese's Thins

Instructions

  • With a mixer, cream together the peanut butter, butter, white sugar and brown sugar until blended.
  • Beat in the egg, milk, and vanilla.
  • Combine the flour, baking powder and salt in a separate bowl.
  • Add flour mixture to the peanut butter mixture and mix together.
  • Scoop tablespoonfuls of dough and roll into balls.
  • Place cookies 2 inches apart on parchment lined cookie sheets. 
  • Bake for 8-10 minutes at 375. Don’t overcook! These cookies are much better soft and just barely cooked all the way through. I baked the cookies scooped with the medium 1.5 TBSP scoop for 8 minutes and the 3 TBSP cookies for 10 minutes.
  • Immediatly after removing the cookies from the oven, gently press a Reese's Thins Peanut Butter cup into the center of each cookie. Allow the cookies to cool and the chocolate to set up before serving.

Nutrition

Calories: 191kcal | Carbohydrates: 25g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 9g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 6mg | Sodium: 121mg | Potassium: 134mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 15g | Vitamin A: 19IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 29mg | Iron: 1mg