Peanut Butter Brownie Cookies

These chocolaty cookies have a peanut butter surprise in every bite.

  • prep time 60 min
  • total time 1 hr 30 min
  • ingredients 7
  • servings 24

Ingredients

1
(18.4-oz.) box Pillsbury™ Family Size Chocolate Fudge Brownie Mix
1/4
cup butter or margarine, melted
4
oz. cream cheese (from 8-oz. pkg.), softened
1
egg
1
cup powdered sugar
1
cup Jif® creamy peanut butter
1/2
(16-oz.) can chocolate fudge ready-to-spread frosting
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In medium bowl, beat brownie mix, melted butter, cream cheese and egg 50 strokes with spoon until well blended (dough will be sticky).
  • 2 Drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets to make 24 cookies; smooth edge of each to form round cookie.
  • 3 In small bowl, mix powdered sugar and peanut butter with spoon until mixture forms a ball. With hands, roll rounded teaspoonfuls peanut butter mixture into 24 balls. Lightly press 1 ball into center of each ball of dough.
  • 4 Bake at 350°F. for 10 to 14 minutes or until edges are set. Cool on cookie sheets at least 30 minutes.
  • 5 Remove from cookie sheets. Spread thin layer of frosting over peanut butter portion of each cooled cookie.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Cookie
    Calories
    170
    (
    Calories from Fat
    100),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    11g
    11%
    (Saturated Fat
    3 1/2g,
    3 1/2%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    20mg
    20%;
    Sodium
    115mg
    115%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    14g
    14%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
      Sugars
    11g
    11%
    ),
    Protein
    3g
    3%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    2%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    2%;
    Exchanges:
    1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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