Recipes For Grandkids

Giant Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

Your kids and grandkids will love making these yummy chocolate peanut buttery delights. They are simple too. You can throw these cookies together with just a few ingredients from your pantry. It will be love at first bite.

Servings: 9 | Prep Time: 5 minutes | Cook Time: 25 minutes



• 1 package (15.25 oz) chocolate cake mix

• ½ cup (125 mL) vegetable oil

• 2  eggs

• ½ cup semisweet chocolate morsels


• ½ cup creamy peanut butter

• ½ cup butter (one stick) softened

• 2 cups powdered sugar

• 3 teaspoons milk


• Preheat the oven to 350°F.

• Add all cookie ingredients to a mixing bowl.

• Use a hand mixer and mix for 45 seconds. 

• Use an extra-large scoop (1/4 cup or 4 tablespoons) to scoop the batter onto a sheet pan 2 inches apart.

• Bake for 13-15 minutes until the tops crack slightly and do not look wet. 

• Allow to cool on the pan for 5 minutes before removing.


• Add all frosting ingredients to a mixing bowl.

• Use a hand mixer and cream for 2 minutes and 50 seconds.

• Chop peanuts if desired. 

Assembling the cookies

• Spread the frosting onto each cookie and top with chopped peanuts.

Peanut Butter Alternative:  WOWBUTTER is made in a dedicated 100% Peanut Free & Tree Nut Free Facility. It has the same great taste, texture, and aroma as PB but with even better nutrition. Top with sunflower seeds.


Jaimie Johnson, Pampered Chef

Jaimie Johnson, “Chef Jaimie”, shares the art of cooking, baking, and entertaining with friends and families everywhere. She has 18 years in the food industry. Johnson enjoys teaching baking and decorating techniques. She also enjoys teaching about making healthy meals in a hurry, assembling time-saving meal prep in her workshops, and creating the perfect party and bridal shower experiences with her Pampered Chef business. When she is not cooking, Johnson has a full-time marketing career with a well-known travel company and enjoys spending time with her family, including her new puppy, Ace. For more fun recipes, check out her blog at:

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