Salted Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

1/2 cup butter, softened

3/4 cup peanut butter

2/3 cup brown sugar

1/3 cup white sugar

2 eggs

2 teaspoon vanilla extract

1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour

1/2 cup cocoa powder

1 teaspoon baking powder

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

1/2 teaspoon salt

1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips

1/2 cup peanuts

sea salt for sprinkling

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Beat together the butter and sugars until light and fluffy. Beat in the eggs one at a time until completely incorporated. Mix in the vanilla extract. Scrape the bowl to be sure everything is mixed in there.

In a small bowl combine all of the dry ingredients. Slowly add to the wet ingredients and mix until combined. Stir in the chocolate chips and peanuts.

Drop by large spoonfuls onto a parchment lined baking sheet. Sprinkle with sea salt. Bake for 12 minutes and cool on the baking sheet.

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