Best Chocolate Chip Cookies Ever

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revised57Chocolate Chips, Oatmeal and Peanut Butter — a combination made in heaven. This recipe elevates the good old chocolate chip cookie to something unforgettable. The addition of peanut butter boosts the flavor and the oatmeal creates a wonderful texture. Altogether a great recipe . . . make a batch for your favorite valentine!


BEST CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES EVER (Yields 3 dozen)

 

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1/3 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup rolled oats
  • 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 F.
  2. In a medium bowl, cream together the butter, white sugar and brown sugar until smooth. Stir in the peanut butter, vanilla and egg until well blended.
  3. Combine the flour, baking soda and salt; stir into the batter just until moistened. Mix in the oats and chocolate chips until evenly distributed. Drop on to lightly greased cookie sheets using a tablespoon.
  4. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes in the preheated oven, until the edges start to brown. Cool on cookie sheets for about 5 minutes before transferring to wire racks to cool completely.
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About Worth Stopping By . . .

I am a blogger who would rather talk than write. I enjoy traveling, family time, friends and food/fine dining. I have made some real efforts in the kitchen lately, and I blog in order to document and motivate myself to: 1.) fully use all of the fresh ingredients in my kitchen and 2.) cook healthy, creative meals.

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