Cookies baked in a muffin tin? It sounds like a mistake, but it’s actually the trick to making the PERFECT peanut butter cookies! The Gray Boxwood shows us how to take a simply delicious cookie and fill it with a chocolatey surprise for a dessert that’s a bite-sized bit of delight. The secret? Miniature peanut butter cups! Watch to see why the muffin tin is so important to making them.

You’ll Need

– 1/2 cup butter
– 1/2 cup brown sugar
– 1/2 cup white sugar
– 1 egg
– 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
– 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
– 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
– 1/2 teaspoon salt
– 1 1/4 cup flour
– Miniature peanut butter cups

Smart, right? Get the full written recipe over on The Gray Boxwood’s site and give it a try. We love that this method lets you include candy without it melting. What do you think of them?