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Peanut Butter Banana and Honey Cookies

I loved peanut butter, honey and banana sandwiches as a kid and I still occasionally enjoy them as an adult. I saw these Peanut Butter Banana and Honey Cookies a while back and I knew I had to give them a try. I thought they turned out pretty good. Yes, they were yummy, and yes they tasted just like a PB&H sandwich. I think these are great to treat the kids to or just to change things up a bit.

Can Cookie Dough Be Frozen?

Cookie dough can be frozen using a couple of methods.

Form the dough into a ball and place in an airtight container or a heavy duty freezer bag.

Or, you can form dough into individual cookies and freeze on a cookie sheet.

When frozen, transfer to a heavy duty freezer bag.

This method allows you to take out the desired number of cookies and bake without thawing the whole batch.

How Long Will Cookie Dough Keep In the Freezer?

Frozen cookie dough will keep for 9-12 months in the freezer.

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For baking, quick oats can be used in place of old fashioned oats.

Peanut Butter Banana and Honey Cookies

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Peanut Butter Banana and Honey Cookies

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Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes

Ingredients

For the Cookies

  • 1 ¼ cups all purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 4 tablespoons unsalted butter at room temperature (we used 4 tablespoons room temp margarine)
  • 1/2 cup light brown sugar packed
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/3 cup smooth peanut butter
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 large ripe banana mashed (about 1 cup) (2 bananas)
  • 2 cups old fashioned oats

For the Glaze

  • 3 tablespoons smooth peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 2 tablespoons milk coconut milk
  • 1 tablespoon honey

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  • In a medium bowl, whisk together flour, baking soda, salt, and cinnamon.
  • Set aside.
  • In the bowl of a mixer, combine butter and sugars, and mix until smooth.
  • Add the peanut butter, honey, vanilla extract, and egg and mix on medium until smooth.
  • Next, add the banana and mix until combined.
  • Slowly add in flour mixture until just combined.
  • Stir in the oats.
  • Drop cookie dough by heaping tablespoonfuls 2 inches apart onto baking sheets that have been lined with parchment paper or Silcone baking mats.
  • Bake at 350 degrees F for 12-15 minutes or until golden.
  • Remove cookies from pans; cool completely on wire racks.
  • To make the glaze-combine peanut butter, powdered sugar, milk, and honey in a small bowl.
  • Whisk until smooth. If it is too thick or thin, adjust by adding more milk or powdered sugar.
  • Drizzle glaze over cooled cookies.
Nutrition Facts
Peanut Butter Banana and Honey Cookies
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 121
% Daily Value*
Cholesterol 6.3mg2%
Carbohydrates 18.8g6%
Fiber 1.1g5%
Sugar 9.9g11%
Protein 2.6g5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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Cade and Carrian have three children and love to spend time together whether it’s vacationing or snuggled up on the couch for a good movie.

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6 comments

  • These look and sound amazing! I love these as sandwiches, I'm definitely going to have to try these sometime!

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  • I bookmarked these cookies to try too. My kids love peanut butter in any way, shape or form!

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  • ohhhhhhhh how clever!!

    i know the sandwich is such a delicious little snack, im sure these cookies would be no different ~

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  • What a fun and different kind of cookie!

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