Healthier Peanut Butter Protein Cookies are delicious and made with muscle-building whey protein

Peanut Butter Protein Cookies

Servings 20 cookies
Calories 109 kcal
Author Amee Livingston


  • 1 cup creamy peanut butter I used Simple Truth Organic
  • 3 tbsp maple sugar can sub unrefined cane sugar or coconut sugar
  • 1 whole egg
  • 1 tsp good quality vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup Quest peanut butter protein powder or your favorite brand


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F
  2. Mix all ingredients in the bowl of an electric mixer on medium speed until well blended
  3. Roll into tablespoon-size balls and place on a parchment-lined baking sheet.
  4. Press down on center with a fork and repeat to make the criss-cross pattern
  5. Bake for 10-12 minutes until firm
  6. Cool and enjoy.