Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Reese's Chewy Chocolate Cookies

These cookies are Hubby's favorites and have become a must-have in our Christmas Cookie Collection. They are a lot like Chocolate Chips, but with a chocolate cookie and peanut butter chips.


Reese's Chewy Chocolate Cookie
 (printable recipe)


Ingredients:
  • 2 Cups flour
  • ¾ Cups cocoa powder
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 1¼ Cup butter, softened (2½ sticks)
  • 2 Cups sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 10 oz pkg Reese's peanut butter chips

Directions:
  1. Sift together flour, cocoa powder, baking soda, salt
  2. Beat butter and sugar until fluffy
  3. Add eggs and vanilla. Beat well.
  4. Slowly add flour mixture. Beat well.
  5. Stir in peanut butter chips.
  6. Drop by rounded teaspoons on greased cookie sheet.
  7. Bake at 350° 8-9 minutes.
  8. Cool slightly, then remove to rack to cool.

Notes:
This makes 4-5 dozen. Today I got 7 dozen.
As with most cookies, letting the butter soften sufficiently will affect how they bake, and in particular how much they spread. These (in the photo) today, I didn't let the butter soften long enough. Usually they spread a bit more.

Be sure to check out the other cookies as my Cookie Marathon continues!

For more great recipes visit,
Tempt My Tummy @ Blessed With Grace
Tasty Tuesday @ Balancing Beauty with Bedlam
Tuesdays at the Table @ All the Small Stuff

3 comments:

Teeter said...

These sound absolutely decadent! Thanks for posting the recipe.

Lisa@BlessedwithGrace said...

Oh YUM!!!!!!! Thanks for linking to TMTT.

Sabrina said...

These look GREAT! Yummy! Tomorrow's my big candy and cookie making day and this might be an addition. Thanks!

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