Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Preparation info
  • Makes


    maximonster cookies about 9 inches in diameter cookies
    • Difficulty


Appears in
Mrs. Witty's Monster Cookies

By Helen Witty

Published 1983

  • About

Whether it’s the child or the adult in each of us who recognizes the affinity of peanut butter and chocolate, all ages agree that they are meant for each other. For these drop cookies, choose the chunkiest brand of peanut butter you can find, if you like to experience real crunch alongside meltingly soft chocolate.


  • ½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, at room temperature
  • ¾ cup chunk-style peanut butter


  1. Preheat the oven to 350°F, with an oven rack in the center position. Lightly grease one or two baking sheets if making small cookies. For the larger sizes, cover a baking sheet with aluminum foil and grease it lightly. (You’ll need extra sheets of lightly grease