Peanut Butter Cookies

Carol Davis

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@FadingParadise

This recipe came to me from my Mom, which came to her from her Grandmother. So it's been around awhile. I bake them the minimum 8 minutes, as I like them a little chewy.


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Comments:

Serves:

Lots

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 stick
crisco (1 cup)
1 c
sugar
1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
2
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla
1 c
peanut butter
2 c
all purpose flour
2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream together shortening and sugars until smooth. Add eggs one at a time, mixing well after each. Mix in vanilla well. Fold in peanut butter and blend well.
2
Sift together dry ingredients. Add to batter 1/2 cup at a time mixing well after each.
3
Drop by teaspoon fulls onto an ungreased cookie sheet. Dip a fork in a small dish of flour and press criss cross fashion on top of cookies. Bake at 325 for 8-12 minutes depending on desired moistness or crunchiness.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American