Great Grandma's Peanutbutter Cookies Recipe

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Great Grandma's Peanutbutter Cookies

Beth Ververs

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@BethV0379

These are my families favorite, the recipe has been used in my family for four generations. Hope you enjoy them as much as we do.


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Prep:

45 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

1/2 c
shortening
1/2 c
peanut butter
1/2 c
sugar
1/2 c
brown sugar, light
1
egg
1 1/2 c
all purpose flour
3/4 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
baking powder

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Sift flour, baking soda, baking powder, and salt into a large bowl.
2
Cream shorting, sugar, brown sugar and egg. Mix in peanut butter. Add wet ingredients to the sifted flour mixture. Mix until well blended.
3
Chill dough for about 30 minutes. Roll into balls about the size of walnuts. Place on lightly greased cookie sheet, flatten with fork dipped in flour in crisscross pattern.
4
Bake until set at 375 degrees 10-12 minutes. Makes about 3 dozen

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtag: #peanutbutter