stack of cowboy cookies with a jar of Pioneer Woman BBQ sauce

Cowboy Cookies

Chocolate chips, toffee bits, pretzels, pecans, and The Pioneer Woman BBQ sauce make these decadent Cowboy Cookies like no other cookie! SO SO GOOD!!

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword chocolate, chocolate chip, cookies
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 24 cookies
Calories 194 kcal
Author Stacey aka the Soccer Mom


  • 1 cup butter softened
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 cup pretzels chopped
  • 1/2 cup toffee bits
  • 1 cup chocolate chips
  • 3 Tablespoons The Pioneer Woman's Apple Brown Sugar BBQ Sauce
  • 1/2 cup pecans chopped (optional)


  1. Cream butter and sugar in standing mixer until light and fluffy.
  2. Add eggs and vanilla and continue mixing.
  3. Add flour, baking soda, and salt and mix until well incorporated.
  4. Add pretzel pieces, toffee bits, chocolate chips, pecans (if using), and Pioneer Woman Apple Brown Sugar BBQ Sauce and mix until just combined.

  5. Use a medium cookie scoop to portion dough onto a prepared baking sheet.
  6. Bake for 15 minutes at 325°F.

Recipe Notes

Note: Nutrition information is a rough estimate only; actual values will vary based on the exact ingredients used and amount of recipe prepared.

Nutrition Facts
Cowboy Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 194 Calories from Fat 90
% Daily Value*
Fat 10g15%
Saturated Fat 6g38%
Cholesterol 37mg12%
Sodium 189mg8%
Potassium 27mg1%
Carbohydrates 24g8%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 14g16%
Protein 2g4%
Vitamin A 277IU6%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 20mg2%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.