Crackle Top Peanut Butter Cookies

Pat Duran


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 vote

4- dozen
20 Min
10 Min


  • 3/4 c
  • 1/4 c
    granulated sugar
  • 3/4 c
    packed brown sugar
  • 3/4 c
    creamy peanut butter
  • 1 large
  • 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


  1. 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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About Crackle Top Peanut Butter Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy

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