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REESE'S PIECES Peanut Butter Cookies


1 hour 15 minutes
Skill Level
30 cookies

Kids love cookies, but these cookies go to the next level using colorful candy and peanut butter. This REESE'S PIECES Candy cookie recipe takes everything great about peanut butter cookies and makes it better. But don't take our word for it. Ask the empty serving dish.

Ingredients & Directions


  • 1/2 cup
    butter or margarine (1 stick), softened
  • 1/2 cup
    granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup
    packed light brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup
    REESE’S Creamy Peanut Butter
  • 1
  • 1/2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1 cup
    all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1 cup
    REESE'S PIECES Candies

Step-By-Step Directions

Equipment Needed 
Oven Oven
Mixing Bowl Mixing Bowl
Measuring Cups Measuring Cups
Bowl Bowl
Rubber Scraper Rubber Scraper
Spatula Spatula
Cookie Sheet Cookie Sheet
Wire Rack Wire Rack

Heat oven to 350°F.


Beat butter, granulated sugar, brown sugar, peanut butter, egg and vanilla in large bowl until fluffy. Stir together flour, baking soda and salt; gradually add to butter mixture, beating until well blended. Stir in candies. Drop by heaping teaspoons onto ungreased cookie sheet.


Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until edges are lightly browned; remove from oven. Cool slightly; remove from pan to wire rack. Cool completely.


Add 1/2 cup chopped peanuts for extra peanut crunch.

Additional questions?