Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

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Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

A delicious chocolate peanut butter cup encased in a peanut butter cookie! A family favorite! A mini muffin pan is needed to make these cookies.
Course Cookie, Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword Chocolate, Cookie, Dessert, peanut butter
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 9 minutes
Servings 40 cookies
Calories 130kcal


  • 1 3/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 cup butter softened
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar packed
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 tbsp milk
  • 40 miniature chocolate covered peanut butter cups unwrapped


  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees F
  • Using an electric hand mixer, cream together the butter, white sugar, brown sugar, and peanut butter until smooth. Beat in the egg, vanilla, and milk
  • In a separate bowl mix together the flour, salt, and baking soda
  • Add the flour mixture to the peanut butter mixture and mix well until all combined
  • Shape into 40 balls and place each into an ungreased mini muffin pan
  • Bake in preheated oven for 8-9 minutes. Remove pan from oven and immediately press a mini peanut butter cup into each ball. Cool and carefully remove from pan