Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookie Recipe

The peanut butter oatmeal cookie recipe is a hearty mixture of oats and peanut butter. A healthy cookie the kids will love!


1 1/2 sticks (3/4 cup) salted butter, softened
1/2 cup peanut butter
1 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
2 large eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
2 cups rolled oats
1 cup salted peanuts

Large bowl
Cookie sheets

Step 1: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
Step 2: In a large bowl, beat butter and peanut butter with an electric mixer set on medium-high speed.
Step 3: Add granulated sugar, brown sugar, baking powder, and baking soda. Beat until combined.
Step 4: Beat in eggs and vanilla extract until combined.
Step 5: Gradually beat in flour, finish mixing with spoon if needed.
Step 6: Stir in oats and peanuts.
Step 7: Drop dough by rounded teaspoons 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets.
Step 8: Bake 10 minutes or until edges are lightly browned. Transfer cookies to cooling surface.

Makes 60 cookies.