We can’t resist a yummy cookie that has peanut butter and chocolate! These cookies are soft and moist. They look complicated, but are actually so easy to make. These are the perfect cookie for your cookie exchange!
Peanut Butter Cookie Ingredients
1 cup margarine (Softened at room temp)
1 cup brown sugar
1 cup white granulated sugar
1 cup peanut butter
2 1/2 cups flour
1 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
In a mixing bowl combine softened margarine, eggs, brown sugar, white sugar, and peanut butter. Then stir in flour, baking soda, baking powder, and salt. Roll into 1 inch balls and place on ungreased baking sheet. Make criss cross marks with a fork. Bake at 350 degrees for 8 to 9 minutes. Cool completely.
Peanut Butter Filling
3/4 cup peanut butter
1/4 cup powdered sugar
2 teaspoons melted butter or margarine
1 teaspoon milk
Spread 1 tablespoon filling on the flat side of a cookie and then top with another cookie to make a sandwich.
1 cup milk chocolate chips
4 teaspoons vegetable oil
Melt chocolate chips and oil in a microwave safe bowl for about 1 minute. Stir until melted and smooth. Dip cookies halfway into the chocolate. Let the excess chocolate drip off. Place onto a cookie sheet lined with waxed paper. Drizzle with remaining chocolate. Refrigerate to set.
Makes 48 cookies (24 sandwiches)