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Easy 5-Ingredient Monster Cookies

easy 5-ingredient monster cookies Dessert
Easy 5-Ingredient Monster Cookies
  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 55 min
  • Ingredients 5
  • Servings 12

These 5-ingredient monster cookies prove that less is more with too-good-to-be-true ingredients like peanut butter cookie dough, chocolate chips, M&M’s candies, peanuts and oatmeal. MORE+ LESS-

August 23, 2017

Ingredients

1
roll (16.5 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated peanut butter cookies
3/4
cup M&M's™ milk chocolate candies
1/2
cup old-fashioned oats
1/2
cup semisweet chocolate chips
1/4
cup chopped cocktail peanuts

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F. Spray two cookie sheets with cooking spray.
  • 2
    In large bowl, break cookie dough into small chunks. Stir in remaining ingredients until well mixed.
  • 3
    Drop dough by 1/4 cupfuls about 2 inches apart on cookie sheets. Flatten to about 1/2 inch thickness.
  • 4
    Bake 13 to 15 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Cool 5 minutes; remove from cookie sheets to cooling rack to cool completely.

Expert Tips

  • To make Monster Cookies from scratch, check out our 5-star Monster Cookies recipe. https://www.pillsbury.com/recipes/monster-cookies/3eef1694-f4d7-44b2-b6ca-cb56a39fea7f
  • If you don’t care for peanuts, just leave them out. You may also substitute an extra 1/4 cup M&M’s candies instead.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
320
Calories from Fat
130
% Daily Value
Total Fat
15g
23%
Saturated Fat
6g
30%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
5mg
2%
Sodium
220mg
9%
Potassium
95mg
3%
Total Carbohydrate
42g
14%
Dietary Fiber
2g
8%
Sugars
27g
Protein
4g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
0%
0%
Iron
6%
6%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 3 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
3
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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