Gooey chocolatey Nutella is sandwiched between salty & sweet chewy peanut butter cookies.

Gooey chocolatey Nutella is sandwiched between salty & sweet chewy peanut butter cookies.

These cookies are so yummy. This is heaven in a cookie: gooey, chocolatey, hazelnutty Nutella, squished between two layers of sweet and salty {and chewy} peanut butter cookies.

And. When you get a big old grain of sea salt, wow. It is like peanut butter and Nutella X 1000.

Some Notes for Perfect {Chewy} Peanut Butter Cookies:

  • Don’t exceed 1 tbsp-sized balls
  • Chill your dough for at least 2 hours

Serves: 16

Prep Time: 2 hours 30 mins

Cook Time: 9 mins

Total Time: 2 hours 39 mins

Ingredients

Cookies

  • ½ cup butter {113g; unsalted; at room temperature}
  • ½ cup peanut butter {at room temperature, or 20 seconds in the microwave}
  • ½ cup granulated sugar {100g}
  • ½ cup packed brown sugar {110g}
  • 1 egg
  • ½ tsp vanilla
  • 1½ cups all purpose flour {188g; or fluffed, spooned and leveled}
  • 1 tsp cornstarch
  • ½ tsp baking powder
  • ½ tsp baking soda
  • granulated sugar {for rolling}
  • coarse sea salt {for sprinkling}

Assembly

  • 1 cup Nutella

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