Monster Cookies Recipe

The monster cookies recipe is so popular because it combines four great ingredients; peanut butter, oats, chocolate chips, and M&M’s!


1 stick (1/2 cup) salted butter, softened
1 cup plus 2 tablespoons packed brown sugar
1 cup granulated sugar
3 eggs
3/4 teaspoon light corn syrup
1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons baking soda
1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
2 cups peanut butter
4 1/2 cups old fashion oats
1 cup M&M’s candies

Large bowl
Cookie sheets

Step 1: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
Step 2: Lightly grease cookie sheets; set aside.
Step 3: In a large bowl, cream together the butter and both sugars with an electric mixer set on medium-high for 30 seconds.
Step 4: Add eggs, peanut butter, corn syrup, and vanilla extract; beat well.
Step 5: Add oats, baking soda, and salt; stir well.
Step 6: Stir in remaining ingredients (dough will be stiff).
Step 7: Pack dough into 1/4 cup measure. Drop 4 inches part onto prepared cookie sheets. Lightly press each cookie into a 3 1/2–inch circle.
Step 8: Bake for 12-15 minutes (center of cookies will be slightly soft). Let set for 1 minute and then transfer cookies to a cooling surface.

Makes 30 cookies.