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BOOST Just Protein Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut butter cookies sweetened with coconut sugar get an added crunch with roasted peanuts.
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Servings: 36 cookies
Skill level: Beginner

What you need

2/3 cup (150 ml) butter, at room temperature
1/2 cup (125 ml) natural peanut butter
1 1/4 cups (300 ml) coconut sugar
2 eggs
1 tsp (5 ml) vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups (375 ml) all-purpose flour
1 tsp (5 ml) baking soda
1/4 tsp (1 ml) salt
3/4 cup (175 ml) chopped roasted peanuts

How to prepare

Instructions

Preheat oven to 350°F (180°C). Beat together butter and peanut butter until fluffy. Beat in coconut sugar, scraping down sides as needed. Beat in eggs, one at a time, until smooth. Beat in vanilla.

Whisk together flour, protein powder, baking soda and salt; stir into butter mixture, scraping down sides as needed. Stir in peanuts. Refrigerate dough for 30 minutes.

Drop heaping tablespoonfuls onto parchment paper–lined baking sheets; press cookies down gently with spatula or fork. Bake for 8 to 10 minutes or until golden.

Let cool on baking sheets for 5 minutes. Transfer to rack; let cool completely.

Tips

Storage

Store cookies in airtight container for up to 1 week.

Nutrition Information

Per 1 cookie

 
Amount
% DV

Calories

120
 

Fat

7 g
 

Saturated Fat

2.5 g
 

Cholesterol

20 mg
 

Sodium

95 mg
 

Carbohydrate

12 g
 

Fibre

1 g
 

Sugars

5 g
 

Protein

3 g