I just realized how many words are involved in the title of this recipe.
The title is pretty descriptive.
These cookies are a chocolate cookie with peanut butter in the middle.
The only sugar that has been added to it came from the peanut butter. You are welcome to use the real thing. I prefer to go low on the sugar.
|Low Sugar Peanut Butter Filled Chocolate Cocoa Cookies|
There are no sugar added/ natural peanut butter options out there if you are interested in having no added sugar to this recipe.
All Natural Peanut Butter – Walmart.com
The only sugar that has been added to it came from the peanut butter. You are welcome to use the real thing. I prefer to go low on the sugar. I use sugar alternative and a low carb flour alternative- each listed on my sites.
- 1 1/2 cups Flour or Flour Alternative
- 1/2 cup Cocoa Powder- unsweetened
- 1/2 teaspoon Baking Soda
- 1 cup Sugar or Alternative
- 1 stick Butter- softened
- 1/4 cup Peanut Butter
- 2 tsp Vanilla Extract
- as indicated 3/4 cup confectioner’s sugar OR 3/4 Cups Splenda+2 tablespoons of cornstarch
- 3/4 cup More peanut butter
Prep time: Cook time: Total time: Yield: 24-30 depending on size