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Peanut Butter Chocolate Cookies
Healthy dessert ideas: Peanut Butter Chocolate Cookies from ONIE
Peanut Butter Chocolate Cookies

Servings:

36

Time:

90 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 cup chunky natural peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup canola oil
  • 1/2 cup packed dark brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 3 Tbsp non-fat plain Greek yogurt
  • 1 Tbsp vanilla extract
  • 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/4 cup rolled oats
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1/4 cup sugar (optional)

Preparation

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. In a large bowl add peanut butter, oil, brown sugar & sugar. Whisk until blended.
  3. Add eggs, yogurt & vanilla to peanut butter mixture. Whisk until combined.
  4. In a separate bowl, add flour, cocoa, oats, baking soda & salt. Whisk together.
  5. Gradually add dry ingredients to peanut butter mixture until blended. (It will be sticky.)
  6. Stir in chocolate & peanut butter chips.
  7. Place a heaping tablespoon of dough on ungreased cookie sheets, spacing 2 inches apart.
  8. Slightly flatten each cookie with the bottom of a glass or spoon. If desired, sprinkle with additional sugar.
  9. Bake 8-10 min, or until they are set and tops appear cracked.
  10. Remove from sheet & cool. 

Encuentra la receta en español aquí.

Tips/Notes

Try using a whole-wheat flour blend to increase fiber and nutrient content.