Five Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe {You’re Welcome}

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You know that we I love peanut butter, right? LOVE.

Peanut butter cookies are our my favorite. The only thing I don’t care for is the floury taste that sometimes accompanies even the very best peanut butter cookies.

I found an amazing recipe on Joy The Baker‘s site when I began having gluten issues and have found that when paired with milk chocolate chips, these cookies are amazing. With or without the chocolate, they’re amazing – I won’t force anyone to put chocolate chips in their cookies.

5 ingredient Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Cookies

Of course I’m going to share the recipe for these with you – because I am not one of those people who has secret recipes!

Five Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe

Ingredient 1. 1 Cup Peanut Butter. Preferably one that hasn’t been recalled in the last six months.

Ingredient 2. 1 Cup Sugar. You can mix white and brown, or just go straight brown like I do.

Ingredient 3. 1 Egg. Organic brown free range, Omega-fortified, or a plain white one. An egg is an egg.

Ingredient 4. 1 Teaspoon Baking Soda. This’ll make your cookies puffy and cloud-like.

Ingredient 5. Milk chocolate chips. Optional. Dark chocolate is healthiest, but milk chocolate is yummiest. Do what you love.

Mix the peanut butter, sugar, and egg. Add baking soda. Fold in chocolate chips.

Use a spoon to scoop the dough and roll into 1 inch balls. The dough is flaky and will have to be squeezed together to make it stick into a ball – it’s ok – it’ll be worth it.

Bake at 350 for 8-10 minutes.

Enjoy :)

 

Comments

  1. 1
    jen says:

    YUM! Will be making these soon. Thanks for sharing.

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    gina valley says:

    Yum and so easy! Trying these this week!

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    I am on a peanut butter kick right now… Yummers!

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    Alison says:

    Cookies with no flour!? Awesome. In my mind, that makes them healthy, and therefore I can eat many of them and feel guilt free. Did I ever mention my logic works best when it comes to cookies? ;-)

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    #5 is totally my favorite ingredient. :) Love it!

    Thanks for linking up with It’s a Mom’s Life. I hope you’ll join us this week too (it starts tonight!)

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    Amanda says:

    If you use brown sugar instead of white they will stick together a little better.

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    Kate says:

    Awesome eating one right now ! Only thing I did is added baking soda and used only half of sugar and it was great I will make it again with even less sugar just my taste.

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    Sally West says:

    Delish! Well I think they are, just popped em in the oven but the dough is wonderful!

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    Caitlin says:

    Tastes great! Instead of white or brown sugar, I used coconut sugar. I don’t know if this made the difference, but the dough was VERY runny, so much so making balls of dough was out of the question. Next time, I am going to use half the coconut sugar, too. Thanks for the easy recipe!

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