Cheerio Cookies
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Cheerio Cookies

Cheerio Cookies area version of chocolate chip cookies made with peanut butter and Cheerios cereal.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time20 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 1
Author: Cookie Madness


  • 8 tablespoons unsalted butter room temp.
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar packed
  • 1/4 cup peanut butter
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 cup all purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon EACH - baking powder baking soda and salt.
  • 1/2 cup oatmeal I used quick cooking - not instant
  • 1 1/2 cups Cheerios
  • 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips a little more if you like chocolate


  • Cream the butter and both sugars with an electric mixer.
  • Stir in the peanut butter, egg and vanilla.
  • In a separate bowl, stir together the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt, then add the flour mixture to the butter mixture; stir until incorporated. Add the oatmeal, Cheerios and chocolate chips.
  • Drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets.
  • Bake at 375° for 10-12 minutes.


I am not quite sure of the yield yet, as I only baked part of the dough.