Holiday Peanut Butter M&M Cookies

Submitted by: Matt Triemstra, Ottawa

“What's not to like about the taste of peanut butter and M&Ms in cookie format? Plus making them as a family while listening to Christmas music really helps kick off the Christmas season.”


  • 3/4 cup(s) granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup(s) packed brown sugar
  • 1 cup(s) butter
  • 1 tsp(s) vanilla
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 1/4 cup(s) Flour
  • 1 tsp(s) baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp(s) salt
  • 1 Bag of Peanut Butter M&Ms (But only the red and green ones!)

Cooking Instructions

  1. Heat oven to 375 °F.

  2. Beat sugars, butter, vanilla and egg in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed, or mix with spoon. Stir in flour, baking soda and salt (dough will be stiff). Stir in Peanut Butter M&Ms.

  3. Drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls about 2 inches apart onto greased cookie sheets.

  4. Bake 8-10 minutes or until light brown (centers will be soft). Cool 1 to 2 minutes; remove from cookie sheet to wire rack.

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