Absolute Best Peanut Butter Cookies

Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

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Serves:

2 Dozen

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
butter, softened
1/2 c
creamy peanut butter
1/2 c
brown sugar, packed
1 c
flour
1/4 c
sugar
1
egg
1 Tbsp
milk
1 tsp
vanilla
1/2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt

FROSTING

1/2 c
butter, melted
3/4 - 1 c
peanut butter, i use chunky peanu butter at times.
confectioners' sugar, enough to thicken

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350
2
In a large mixing bowl, cream 1 stick of butter, 1/2 cup peanut butter, 1/2 cup packed brown sugar, and 1/4 sugar until well blended.

Beat in the egg, milk, and vanilla.
3
In a separate bowl, combine the flour, baking powder, and salt.

Gradually add the dry ingredients to the creamed mixture.

Drop a teaspoonful of dough per cookie onto an ungreased cookie sheet. Bake for 9-11 minutes or until edges are golden brown.
4
Cool on cookie sheet and then transfer to cooling rack.
5
For frosting:

Mix 1 stick of melted butter and 3/4 cup of peanut butter together. Blend in the confectioners' sugar until the mixture is thick enough to be spreadable. I start with about a cup, and go from there.



After the cookies have cooled, spread on the frosting.

Keep in an airtight container.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #peanut, #butter