A plate with apple cookies, apple slices, and peanut butter being served

Apple Cookies

Apple cookies recipe with peanut butter, cinnamon and diced apple.

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword apple cookies recipe
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Total Time 27 minutes
Servings 24 cookies
Calories 133 kcal
Author Kelly Miller


  • 1/2 cup butter softened
  • 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 cup apple finely diced


  1. In the bowl of a stand mixer, cream together the butter and both sugars.

  2. Add in egg and vanilla extract and beat well.

  3. Add in flour, baking soda, salt, and cinnamon. Beat until well mixed.

  4. Stir in diced apple.

  5. Drop by rounded tablespoons onto an ungreased cookie sheet.

  6. Press a criss-cross pattern on the tops with a fork, if desired, and bake at 375 for 12-14 minutes.

  7. Cook on wire racks and store in an airtight container.

Recipe Video

Nutrition Facts
Apple Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 133 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Fat 6g9%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Cholesterol 16mg5%
Sodium 137mg6%
Potassium 57mg2%
Carbohydrates 16g5%
Sugar 9g10%
Protein 2g4%
Vitamin A 130IU3%
Vitamin C 0.2mg0%
Calcium 10mg1%
Iron 0.5mg3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.