Oatmeal Sandwich Cookies With Spicy Peanut Butter Filling

Who knew cookies could be spicy and sweet? These Oatmeal Sandwich Cookies with Spicy Peanut Butter Filling satisfy sweet tooths and heat-lovers alike. Flavorful and fun to make, these treats are a simple, tasty addition to any cookie plate.

  • Prep Time

    40 minutes

  • Servings

    12 sandwich cookies

  • Cook Time

    9 minutes

  • Course



  • Cookies

  • Filling


Cookies: Whisk together butter and sugar until light and fluffy, 30–40 seconds.

Cookies: Whisk in egg

Cookies: Gently stir in next 4 ingredients, then oats. Refrigerate 1 hour, or up to 3 days.

Filling: Process all the ingredients in a food processor until smooth.

Remove dough from refrigerator for 10 minutes.

Preheat oven to 375˚.

Line 2 baking sheets with Reynolds® Parchment Paper.

Scoop 2 tablespoons dough per cookie and gently round off.

Place onto parchment 2 inches apart. Flatten slightly.

Bake 6–7 minutes cool 2 minutes on sheet, then transfer to wire rack to cool completely.

Use 11⁄2 tablespoons filling per sandwich.