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crackle top peanut butter cookies

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Pat Duran
Las Vegas, NV

An old fashioned favorite- the sugar coating makes the top of the cookie crackle while cookies are baking. Kraft 75 year anniversary cookbook. I have made these many times- delicious!!

(1 rating)
yield 4 - dozen
prep time 20 Min
cook time 10 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For crackle top peanut butter cookies

  • 3/4 c
  • 1/4 c
    granulated sugar
  • 3/4 c
    packed brown sugar
  • 3/4 c
    creamy peanut butter
  • 1 lg
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1 3/4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/4 c
    baking cocoa powder

How To Make crackle top peanut butter cookies

  • Photo from the Kraft 75 years of baking cookbook.
    Cream margarine, and sugars until light and fluffy. Blend in peanut butter, egg and vanilla. Add combined dry ingredients; mix well. Shape rounded teaspoonfuls of dough into balls; roll in granulated sugar. Place on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake at 375^, 10-12 minutes.

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