9 dozen peanut butter cookies by freda

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from Vanc. (born in Savannah, Ga), WA

School time is fast aproaching and I am thinking of all the Mothers that need Kiddie treats. This recipe was from The Chicago Public Schools District. Makes 9 dozen 3" cookies. Recipe is economical to make on any Budget. These bake only 12 min. Kids of all ages enjoy these,from 1 to 100. Even Nursing homes & seniors.

serves 9 dozen 3" cookies
prep time 15 Min
cook time 10 Min

Ingredients For 9 dozen peanut butter cookies by freda

  • 1 1/4 Lb
    butter, ( 5 sticks) not margarine
  • 2 1/2 Cups
  • 1 3/4 Cups
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 lb
    jar peanut butter ( any kind)
  • 3 lg
  • 5 1/2 Cups
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 3/4 tsp

How To Make 9 dozen peanut butter cookies by freda

  • 1
    In a Large Bowl of your electric mixer, Beat Butter till light and fluffy, about 3 minutes. Add Both brown and granulated sugars. Beat till no granules remain, that's about 5 more min.
  • 2
    Add Peanut Butter, Blend til combined well. Add Your Eggs; Continue to Beat on HIGH for 1 more Minute.
  • 3
    in 2nd large Bowl; Combine the dry ingredients; flour, baking soda, & salt. Slowly add dry mixture to the Butter Mixture, 1 cup at a time till well blended. Mixture will be thick.
  • 4
    Take 1 TBS of Dough, Roll in palm of your hand to make a ball. Place on GREASED baking Sheet. Flatten to 1/4" thick cookies with Fork in a criss cross pattern, or use palm of your hands, or even bottom of a glass.
  • 5
    BAKE @ 375 for 10-12 min, or till lightly golden brown on the bottoms. Each cookie is 105 calories, 7 g fat. 2 g protien
  • 6
    Hints: Your your own Imaginations to make these even more Special, By adding PB or Choc Mini Chips, Nuts, Mini M&M's, Dip half in Chocolate, Drizzle tops with Chocolate glaze, The Ideas are Limitless. Enjoy a BIG BATCH of cookies, These also will freeze very Well to always have on Hand for Company.