Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

1 Review
From: EatingWell.com, November 2019

Kids and adults alike will love this easy peanut butter chocolate chip cookie recipe, which—unlike most cookie recipes—doesn't call for flour. These gluten-free peanut butter chocolate chip cookies are soft and chewy and, with only five simple ingredients, they can easily be whipped up by young chefs and enjoyed as an after-school treat. They're also perfect for a holiday party or for a cookie swap.

Ingredients 15 servings

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  • 1 large egg
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup smooth natural peanut butter
  • ½ cup light brown sugar
  • ⅓ cup semisweet chocolate chips

Preparation

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  1. Position rack in middle of oven; preheat to 375°F. Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper. Whisk egg and salt in a medium bowl. Stir in peanut butter, brown sugar and chocolate chips until combined. Place slightly rounded tablespoons of dough about 2 inches apart on the prepared baking sheets.
  2. Use a fork to flatten each cookie to a 1¾-inch diameter by gently pressing in a crisscross pattern. Bake the cookies one sheet at a time until just set, 8 to 10 minutes. Let cool on the pan for 5 minutes, then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely, about 20 minutes. Repeat with the remaining cookies.
  • Equipment: Parchment paper
  • To make ahead: Store in an airtight container for up to 2 days.

Nutrition information

  • Serving size: 2 cookies
  • Per serving: 159 calories; 10 g fat(2 g sat); 1 g fiber; 12 g carbohydrates; 4 g protein; 2 mcg folate; 12 mg cholesterol; 9 g sugars; 8 g added sugars; 18 IU vitamin A; 0 vitamin C; 3 mg calcium; 0 mg iron; 100 mg sodium; 18 mg potassium
  • Carbohydrate Servings: 1
  • Exchanges: 2½ fat, ½ other carbohydrate

Reviews 1

November 25, 2019
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By: MeganOS
Forget 3 ingredient chocolate chip cookies -- these 5 ingredient ones are just as easy AND they have chocolate chips! They'd be perfect for a cookie swap, especially because they're gluten-free.
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