Soft Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

Super soft chocolate peanut butter cup cookies! These chocolate cookies are made with chocolate pudding mix and cocoa powder for the best chocolate flavor and soft texture. Add in chopped peanut butter cups to take them over the top! You will love this soft pudding cookie recipe.

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Here we are with one of my favorite combos – peanut butter and chocolate! Of course, you know I love all of my cookie recipes equally, but… well, these soft chocolate peanut butter cup cookies might have just a slight edge over the others.

They’re soft. They’re so chocolaty. And they have chopped peanut butter cups. Plus, Mel loves them, too. Yes, Mr. I Don’t Need a Cookie Thank You has a hard time resisting these soft chocolate cookies, too. That’s a winner in my book.

Why You’ll Love This Recipe

These Reese’s peanut butter cup cookies are chocolate pudding cookies based on my Triple Chocolate Pudding Cookies. Which, by the way, are excellent, too.

This time I had Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups in the pantry. Match made in heaven, and now we have a new pudding cookie. ALL of my pudding cookie recipes are the best!

  • The pudding makes these cookies so soft, and they stay that way for days. Make a batch, and they’ll keep at room temperature for up to five days! And they will still be as soft and decadent on day five as they were on day one.
  • They are all about the chocolate – chocolate pudding mix and cocoa powder combine to make a rich and chocolaty cookie.
  • They are also easy to make! The only hard part is waiting for the dough to chill, but I can promise you these cookies are worth the wait. They have the most amazing puffy, soft texture.

If you love chocolate and peanut butter candy, you will agree these are the Best. Cookies. Ever.

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