Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe
- 1/2 cup peanut butter
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 egg
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 3 Clark candy bars (1-3/4 ounces each), crushed
- 1. In a bowl, combine peanut butter and sugar; beat in egg and vanilla. Stir in candy bars. Roll into 1-in. balls. Place 2 in. apart on ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 325° for 12-15 minutes or until golden brown. Remove to wire racks to cool. Yield: about 2 dozen.
1 serving (2 each) equals 155 calories, 7 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 18 mg cholesterol, 65 mg sodium, 21 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 4 g protein.
Reviews for Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies
"Very good Kind of like a "granola bar". I think you could add whatever nuts or dried fruit you wanted. I tried chocolate chips and nuts in some."
"I have been making these classic cookies for years. However, the addition of chocolate candy kicks up demand for the quick cookies. Since we love peanut butter I usually add more than the 1/2 cup of peanut butter. Be prepared to make many batches of these cookies!"