Peanut Butter Cookies

Denise Nalepa-Hucke

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@dnhucke

My Aunt Eleanor made the best cookies and many of my recipes are ones she gave my Mom or me. These are so good and taste great with the added sprinkled powder sugar on them. I love how the house smells when I make these Holiday traditions.


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Serves:

about 3-4 doz.

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
butter, softened
1/2 c
peanut butter
1/2 c
sugar
1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1
egg well beaten
1 1/4 c
all purpose flour
1/4 tsp
salt
3/4 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
baking powder
1 c
powder sugar for dusting when cooled

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream butter and peanut butter.
Add sugars gradually
Add beaten eggs
Add flour and mix in
2
Form dough in to little balls, the size of a walnut.
3
Place on lightly greased baking sheet,
4
With fork make a criss cross across balls to flatten them slightly,
5
Bake 375 degrees for 10-12 min.
When cooled dust with powder sugar

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom