Million Dollar Peanut Butter Cookies. This cookie won $1million dollars and I can see why!

Million Dollar Peanut Butter Cookies

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 23 minutes
Servings: 24 cookies


  • 1/2 Cup Smooth Peanut Butter Jif is best

Jif is best

  • 1/2 Cup Brown Sugar
  • 1/2 Cup Unsalted Butter Softened
  • 1/2 Cup Sugar
  • 1 Egg
  • 1 Teaspoon Vanilla
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Salt
  • 1 Teaspoon Baking Soda
  • 1 3/4 Cup All-Purpose Flour
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 Teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup JIF creamy peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar


  • In a small bowl, stir together the 1/4 cup sugar and cinnamon.
  • In a large mixing bowl cream together the butter, peanut butter and sugars.
  • Add egg and vanilla and mix on low until combined.
  • In a separate bowl combine dry ingredients and slowly add to the large mixing bowl.
  • Continue to mix until just combined.
  • In another small bowl, stir peanut butter and powdered sugar until completely blended.
  • Shape mixture into 24 balls, about 1 inch each.
  • Flatten about 1 tablespoon of dough in your hand and place a peanut butter ball in the middle.
  • Wrap the dough around the ball and roll in cinnamon sugar.
  • Place on baking sheet and bake at 375 for 8 min.
  • When they are done you can quickly top with chocolate chips if you so desire.
Nutrition Facts
Million Dollar Peanut Butter Cookies
Amount Per Serving (1 cookie)
Calories 179
% Daily Value*
Cholesterol 16.8mg6%
Carbohydrates 21.3g7%
Fiber 0.9g4%
Sugar 12.7g14%
Protein 3.6g7%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.