Prep Time: 1 hour 15 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
- ½ cup unsalted butter, melted
- ⅔ cup brown sugar
- 1 egg
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- ⅓ cup peanut butter
- 1 cup flour
- ½ teaspoon salt
- ½ teaspoon baking soda
- 1 cup mini peanut butter cup
- In a bowl, add the butter and brown sugar, and stir to combine.
- Add the egg and mix until fully incorporated.
- Stir in the peanut butter and vanilla.
- Add the flour, salt, and baking soda.
- Gently fold in the peanut butter cups.
- Chill dough for at least 1 hour.
- Preheat oven to 350˚F (180˚C).
- Once dough is chilled, scoop out a ball about 2 inches (5 cm) wide. Place on a parchment paper-lined baking sheet, leaving about 2-inches (5 cm) in between each ball of dough.
- Bake for 8 to 10 minutes, until bottom edges of cookies are golden.
- Let cookies cool. Can be stored in an airtight container up to 5 days.
Submitted by Alice Burke