Double Chocolate-Covered Peanut Cookies

Double Chocolate-Covered Peanut Cookies

Use large double dipped chocolate-covered peanuts for an extra indulgent cookie!

35 min. prep time
54 cookies
000 Ratings



2 cups all-purpose flour
1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa
1 cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
2/3 cup sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla
54 double dipped or large chocolate-covered peanuts*


6 ounces chocolate-flavored candy coating (almond bark)
powdered sugar


Heat oven to 375°F. Combine flour and cocoa in small bowl until well mixed; set aside.

Combine butter, sugar and vanilla in large bowl; beat at medium speed until creamy. Add flour mixture; beat at low speed until well mixed.

Shape rounded teaspoonfuls of dough around each chocolate-covered peanut to form 1-inch balls. Place 1 inch apart onto ungreased cookie sheets. Bake 9-11 minutes or until set. Cool 1 minute on cookie sheets; remove to cooling racks. Cool completely.

Place candy coating into small microwave-safe bowl. Microwave, stirring frequently,
60-90 seconds or until melted and smooth. Dip tops of cooled cookies into melted candy coating or sprinkle with powdered sugar.

*Substitute your favorite chocolate-covered nuts such as almonds or macadamias.

Recipe Tip

Look in the bulk candy section of the supermarket or candy stores for large double dipped chocolate-covered peanuts.

Nutrition Facts (1 cookie)

Calories: 90

Fat: 6g

Cholesterol: 10mg

Sodium: 30mg

Carbohydrates: 10g

Dietary Fiber: 1g

Protein: 1g

Recipe #14384©2010Land O'Lakes, Inc.

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