Peanut Butter Chocolate Cookies

Sharing one of my favorite chocolate cookies today!  These Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies are packed full of the best combination there is. Prepare your tastebuds for a treat!

Chocolate Cookies

Chocolate Cookies

Baking cookies is one of my favorite hobbies, I could create new varieties everyday!  These chocolate cookies with peanut butter and chocolate chunks are irresistible.

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Thrilled to partner with Karo® Corn Syrup to bring you these decadent cookies perfect for surprising your loved ones for Valentine’s Day. Seriously a chocolate lover’s dream. With just a hint of peanut butter and chocolate chunks throughout, these are going to become a new favorite in your home!

Chocolate Cookies

You’ll start by creaming your butter, brown sugar and Karo® Dark Corn Syrup.

Chocolate Cookies

Add your creamy peanut butter.  Mix until well combined then add eggs.

Chocolate Cookies

Add your dry ingredients next.

Chocolate Cookies

Add in your cocoa powder.

Chocolate Cookies

How amazing does this look?

Chocolate Cookie Recipe

Chocolate Cookies

After the cookies have baked and cooled, drizzle with white chocolate melts. Hope you enjoy!

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

This easy cookie recipe is seriously a chocolate lover's dream! Made with a hint of peanut butter and chocolate chunks throughout and drizzled with white candy melts. These decadent homemade cookies are perfect for gifting and sharing.
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Total Time 22 minutes
Servings: 24
Calories: 283kcal
Author: Jenny
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  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter softened
  • 1 1/4 cups light brown sugar packed
  • 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/3 cup Karo® Dark Corn Syrup
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2/3 cup cocoa powder
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 2 1/2 cups chocolate chunks
  • 1 cup melted white chocolate melts


  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • Beat butter, brown sugar, peanut butter, eggs, corn syrup and vanilla in large mixer bowl until well blended. Gradually beat in flour, cocoa powder, salt and baking powder. Stir in chocolates.
  • Drop by heaping tablespoonfuls onto greased baking sheets. Lightly press down with the heel of your hand. Bake for 12 to 14 minutes until cookies are set but still soft.
  • Cool on pans for 2 to 3 minutes. Remove to rack to cool completely. Drizzle white chocolate candy melts over tops of cookies.


Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies


Calories: 283kcal | Carbohydrates: 36g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 14g | Saturated Fat: 8g | Cholesterol: 26mg | Sodium: 108mg | Potassium: 218mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 24g | Vitamin A: 145IU | Calcium: 48mg | Iron: 2.1mg
Keywords: chocolate chunk cookies, chocolate cookie recipe, peanut butter chocolate chip cookies

Disclaimer: This post is in partnership with Karo® Corn Syrup. All thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Picky Palate possible.

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18 Responses
  1. Jamie | My Baking Addiction

    How can you ever go wrong with chocolate, peanut butter and a yummy drizzle? Love these!

  2. Cookin Canuck

    These are the pretties cookies, Jenny, and I am always a sucker for anything that involves pb and chocolate!

  3. Laura Dembowski

    These cookies look like such a decadent treat! I love Karo syrup but had never thought of using it in cookies. Great idea!

  4. Peabody (Culinary Concoctions by Peabody)

    Love me some Karo Sryup. These cookies look great. Then again chocolate and peanut butter are the best.

  5. Alice @ Hip Foodie Mom

    These cookies look fabulous!!! love the drizzle with white chocolate melts! And just wanted to say it was great getting to know you and Shawn a little better on the General Mills trip. . you are such a warm and sweet person!

  6. Megan {Country Cleaver}

    Peanut butter and chocolate are good all year long!! I have some baking to do!

  7. cookbook queen

    Love this flavor combo! I need to whip these up for packing into lunches this week 🙂

  8. Sandy @ ReluctantEntertainer

    Jenny, these looks fantastic! Love your green mixer, too! Happy February, friend!

  9. Taylor @ Food Faith Fitness

    Like everyone else on this world, I LOVE me anything that has chocolate and peanut butter! I obvs love cookies too, so these are WINNING! Pinned!

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