An easy recipe for Keto Peanut Butter Cookies with crisp edges, sweet peanut butter flavor, and just 2 Net Carbs!
The Very Best Keto Peanut Butter Cookies
If you’ve been with us for a while, you know that we’ve got quite the thing for peanut butter. So when I say these Keto Peanut Butter Cookies are one of my favorite peanut butter recipes of all time—you know we mean business!
You’ll absolutely love the crisp edges, melt-in-your-mouth texture, and BIG peanut butter satisfaction from this keto peanut butter cookie recipe. Let’s bake this!
One of my favorite things about these keto peanut butter cookies? They’re made with just four ingredients!
- Peanut Butter – I love using natural, unsalted peanut butter for this one.
- Egg – use your egg of choice
- Baking Soda
- Keto Sugar – this one is keto-friendly and low carb.
Optionally, you can add in salt and vanilla extract for a delicious flavor boost.
How to Make Keto Peanut Butter Cookies
I’m going to go over, step-by-step, how to make keto peanut butter cookies.
Don’t worry, I’ll include photos so you know exactly what I mean! Go to the recipe card lower in this post to find the *exact* instructions and ingredient amounts.
First, preheat the oven to 350°F. Then, set aside a nonstick baking sheet.
Prepare the Keto Peanut Butter Cookie Dough
Second, add peanut butter, egg, keto sugar, and baking soda to a mixing bowl.
Here’s where you can embolden the flavor of your keto sugar cookies by adding salt and vanilla, if desired.
Using a rubber spatula, stir and fold all the ingredient together.
Fourth, continue stirring and folding until the ingredients incorporate.
You’ll know the keto peanut butter cookie dough is done when it’s thickened and cohesive.
Look at the closeup pic below to see the right texture.
Scoop the Keto Peanut Butter Cookies Onto the Baking Sheet
Now, we’re ready to scoop the keto peanut butter cookie dough!
Grabbing a medium-sized cookie scoop, scoop and drop balls of cookie dough onto the cookie sheet.
Make sure to evenly space the balls apart.
Once you’ve scooped all the dough, grab a fork to flatten the dough balls in one direction.
Then, use the fork to flatten the cookie in the opposite direction, creating an “X” formation.
Once all of the keto peanut butter cookies have been flattened, they’re ready to go into the oven!
Bake for about 12 minutes.
Enjoy the Best Keto Peanut Butter Cookies!
Then, cool for about 20 minutes, or until they’re firm enough to move.
Next, enjoy the best ever keto peanut butter cookies!
And for an extra treat, make this peanut butter dip (swapping the maple syrup with keto maple syrup) to go with this!
3 Ingredient Keto Peanut Butter Cookies
Looking for a super pared down cookie recipe? Try my no bake, 3 ingredient keto peanut butter cookies. They’re so easy to make and delicious!
- Are peanut butter cookies keto? Most peanut butter cookies are not keto because they are high in carbs from sugar-heavy sweeteners and from the high-carb flour ingredients.
- Can I eat peanut butter cookies on keto? You can eat today’s keto peanut butter cookie recipe on Keto. I’ve specially designed this recipe to be low carb.
- How many carbs in keto peanut butter cookies? My recipe includes just 2 net carbs per cookie!
More Keto Recipes
- Keto Granola
- (Secretly) Keto Ice Cream Recipes
- Keto Coconut Clusters
- 3 Ingredient Keto Peanut Butter Balls (Low Carb)
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Can you tell? 🙂 I’m so grateful for you. It’s such a joy baking these sweet delights with you. Leave a comment below and let me know what you think! ‘Til our next tasty adventure…
Sending you all my love and maybe even a dove, xo Demeter ❤️Print
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More Keto Recipes
- Coconut Milk Ice Cream – Keto
- Keto Peanut Butter Bars
- Keto Trail Mix
- Keto Granola Bars
- And… Peanut Butter Dip, for a tasty treat. 🙂
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