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Sugar-Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

When you think of a sugar-free dessert, I’ll bet you don’t think of something rich and decadent tasting. Think again.

These five-ingredient low-carb chocolate peanut butter cookies are incredibly rich and surprisingly addictive!

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When you’re eating a low-carb diet plan, it’s the desserts that seem to suffer the most. No longer.

Low-carb Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies are husband approved and loaded with fresh peanut flavor, and plenty of chocolaty goodness.

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**Please Note – The printable recipe card with detailed instructions and complete ingredient measurements for making 5 Ingredient Sugar-Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies is available near the end of this post. OR hit the JUMP TO RECIPE you see above and be taken directly to the recipe card. 

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What are the five ingredients for making these sugar-free chocolate peanut butter cookies?

  • all-natural peanut butter, (creamy or chunky)
  • swerve all-natural sugar replacement
  • egg
  • cocoa powder
  • salt
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The instructions for making Sugar-Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies:

  • In a large bowl, stir the peanut butter to loosen and soften it.
  • Add the swerve, egg, salt, and sifted cocoa powder to the bowl.
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  • Stir the stiff dough well until thoroughly combined.
  • Use a melon baller or tablespoon to measure out a walnut-sized amount of dough and roll to form a ball.
  • Place the cookie balls on a baking sheet (parchment paper optional) leaving approximately 2″ between each ball.
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  • Use the tines of a fork to make a criss-cross pattern on top of each cookie.
  • Bake the cookies in a preheated 350-degree oven for 12 minutes.
  • Cool the cookies on a rack.
  • Enjoy!
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Below is the printable recipe card along with nutritional information for today’s recipe of low-carb Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies.

If you’ve enjoyed this recipe, I’d appreciate if you’d take a moment to give it some feedback by way of stars near the comment section at the end of this post. Thank you.

5 from 1 vote
Sugar Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies and peanuts on a board
5 Ingredient Sugar-Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
22 mins
Total Time
32 mins
 
When you think of a sugar-free dessert, I’ll bet you don’t think of something rich and decadent tasting. Think again. These 5 Ingredient Sugar-Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies are incredibly rich and surprisingly addictive!
Course: Dessert, Dessert – Cookies
Cuisine: sugar free
Keyword: gluten free chocolate peanut butter cookies, sugar-free chocolate peanut butter cookies
Servings: 22 cookies
Calories: 73 kcal
Renee – Kudos Kitchen: Renée
Ingredients
  • 1 cup peanut butter all natural
  • ½ cup swerve all natural sugar substitute
  • 1 large egg
  • 3 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350-degrees.

  2. Mix all ingredients together in a large bowl.

  3. Roll the dough into walnut size balls and place on baking sheets.

  4. Bake in a preheated oven for 20-22 minutes.

  5. Cool completely on a wire rack.

Nutrition Facts
5 Ingredient Sugar-Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies
Amount Per Serving (1 cookie)
Calories 73 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Fat 6g9%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Cholesterol 8mg3%
Sodium 83mg4%
Potassium 89mg3%
Carbohydrates 6g2%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 10IU0%
Calcium 7mg1%
Iron 0.4mg2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

I sincerely hope you’ve enjoyed today’s recipe for these easy and delicious Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies as much as I’ve enjoyed bringing it to you!

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Recipe Rating




Robotance

Saturday 25th of August 2018

You make it sound so easy! I can easily say that peanut butter, chocolate, and cookies are the most acceptable and favorite food of any household :) This recipe is a bonus as it takes only 5 ingredients to make them with an added bonus of being sugar-free. Very unique and wonderful. Thanks for sharing.

Renée

Saturday 25th of August 2018

I'm glad you like this recipe! And, just so we're on the same page, they ARE easy. I do hope you'll make them. Thanks for leaving the comment and rating. I appreciate it!

Jenn

Thursday 2nd of August 2018

Girrrrrrl YES! You had me at 5 ingredients! chocolate PB heaven!

Renée

Sunday 5th of August 2018

LOL. Thanks, Jenn!

April

Thursday 2nd of August 2018

These are phenomenal! And I love how easy they are, perfect for my kids to help with! Will definitely be making them again. :)

Renée

Sunday 5th of August 2018

So glad you like them, April. Thanks!!

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