Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Nutella Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

So I hope everyone has access to Nutella because it is by far the most delicious creation ever.  These cookies are ridiculously good and I would highly recommend everyone try these.  They are the idyllic combination of chocolate and peanut butter that makes your taste buds dance!  These are most definitely a crowd pleaser!  


I made these cookies to send to my aunt who was kind enough to put my boyfriend and I up in a hotel and treat us to wonderful dinners and spa treatments over the weekend so we could snowboard in Tahoe!  We had a great weekend and we hope she likes these cookies!

Yield: About 4 dozen tablespoon size cookies

1 Cup Flour
1 Cup Oats
1/2 Teaspoon Baking Powder
1/2 Teaspoon Baking Soda
1/4 Teaspoon Salt
1/2 Cup Butter, unsalted and softened for about an hour
1/2 Cup Sugar
1/2 Cup Brown Sugar
1/2 Cup Peanut Butter, smooth or crunchy, I used smooth
1 Egg
1 1/4 Teaspoon Vanilla
2/3 Cup Nutella

  1. Heat oven to 375.
  2. Cream butter, sugars, and peanut butter together.  Add egg and vanilla and mix well.
  3. Add dry ingredients - flour, oats, baking soda, baking powder, and salt.  Mix until just combined
  4. Slowly stir in Nutella.
  5. Using a tablespoon, scoop dough onto cookie sheet.
  6. Bake for 8 minutes or until lightly brown and still soft.  
  7. Enjoy with a cup of milk!


  1. These sound just lovely - nutty and delicious - yum! Thank you so much for linking up to Feed Me Tweet Me Follow Me Home. I've followed your blog! Hope to see you again next week at the blog hop!

  2. yummy! nutella and peanut butter - what's not to like! ;)

  3. I think I must make these now!!
    Very fun blog.

  4. Very interesting blog. Thanks for sharing great recipe information with us.