Best Peanut Butter Cookies

Marianne Riccardi


We make these cookies on cold winter days and enjoy them on snowy afternoons with a tall glass of milk.

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38 cookies
15 Min
10 Min


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1 stick
butter, softened
1/2 c
1/2 c
light brown sugar
1 c
creamy peanut butter
2 1/2 c
all purpose flour
1/2 tsp
1 tsp
baking soda
3/4 c
chopped peanuts

How to Make Best Peanut Butter Cookies


  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  • 2In a large mixing bowl cream the butter and sugars together until smooth. Beat in the egg and peanut butter and continue to beat until combined.
  • 3In a separate bowl, sift the flour, salt and baking soda together. Add the peanut butter mixture and stir just until combined. Stir in chopped nuts.
  • 4Drop round teaspoonfuls of the mixture onto a baking sheet and depress the balls lightly with the prongs of a fork. Bake for 8-10 minutes until just cooked through.
  • 5Allow to cool 5 minutes on the baking sheet then transfer to a cooking rack to cool completely.

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About Best Peanut Butter Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids

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