Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies with Reese’s Cups

Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies with Reese's Cups

Christmas is over, but that doesn’t mean we’re going to stop making cookies. There’s a billion kids running around here. Cookies are currency in our house. And these adorable little Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies are crazy yummy. With only four ingredients they’re great to throw together in a flash.

A printable recipe card can be found at the bottom of this post.

Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies with Reese’s Cups

Ingredients: 

  • 1 box yellow cake mix
  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 2 eggs
  • Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups

Ingredients for Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies with Reese's Cups

In a large bowl mix together cake mix, peanut butter, and eggs.

Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies with Reese's Cups

You’ll have to work a bit to mix up this dough. It’s best to use your (clean) hands near the end to get it all worked together.

Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies with Reese's Cups

Besides, you’ll be using your (again, clean) hands to roll the dough into ping-pong sized balls.

Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies with Reese's Cups

Place cookie dough balls on your favorite cookie baking sheet. Ours is an Heirloom.

Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies with Reese's Cups

Bake at 375 for 12-14 minutes. While baking, unwrap Reese’s Mini Cups. And don’t forget to unwrap a few for quality control testing. It’s important to make sure they’re fresh. The only way to really know is to taste one, or five.

Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies with Reese's Cups

After cookies are done, remove from cookie sheet.

Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies with Reese's Cups

Gently press Reese’s cup into cookie while still warm.

Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies with Reese's Cups

Allow cookies to cool and set before storing. If that’s at all possible. Or just eat them all at once while they’re melty and gooey. That’s perfectly acceptable.

Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies with Reese's Cups
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Ingredients
  1. 1 box yellow cake mix
  2. 1 cup peanut butter
  3. 2 eggs
  4. Reese's Peanut Butter Cups
Instructions
  1. In a large bowl mix together cake mix, peanut butter, and eggs.
  2. Roll the dough into ping-pong sized balls.
  3. Place cookie dough balls on baking sheet.
  4. Bake at 375 for 12-14 minutes. While baking, unwrap Reese's Mini Cups.
  5. After cookies are done, remove from cookie sheet.
  6. Gently press Reese's cup into cookie while still warm.
  7. Allow cookies to cool and set before storing.
Notes
  1. See more great Cake Mix Cookie recipes at www.thecoersfamily.com
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