Peanut Butter & Banana Chocolate Chunk Cookies - Dinner With Julie

Peanut Butter & Banana Chocolate Chunk Cookies


March 8, 2009

  • Makes: Makes about 2 1/2 dozen cookies.


3 large, very ripe bananas

1/2 cup all-natural (just peanuts) peanut butter, or almond butter

1/4 cup canola oil

1 tsp. vanilla extract

2 cups old-fashioned (large flake) or quick oats

1/3 cup shredded coconut

1 tsp. baking powder

1/4 tsp. cinnamon

1/4 tsp. salt

1/2 - 1 cup chopped dark chocolate or chocolate chips


1Preheat oven to 350F.

2In a large bowl mash the bananas with the peanut butter, oil and vanilla. In another bowl stir together the oats, coconut, baking powder, cinnamon and salt. Add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients along with the chocolate and stir until combined.

3Drop spoonfuls of dough onto a parchment or Silpat lined baking sheet, or one that is sprayed with nonstick spray, and bake for 12-14 minutes, until just set.