Classic Peanut Butter Cookies

Angela (Grammy) Derby


One of the best and most favorite cookie of all-time!

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3-4 dozen
1 Hr 10 Min
10 Min


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1 c
butter, unsalted
1 c
smooth peanut butter (or crunchy...your choice)
1 c
white sugar
1 c
light brown sugar, packed
1 tsp
vanilla extract
2 1/2 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
1 1/2 tsp
baking soda

How to Make Classic Peanut Butter Cookies


  • 1Cream butter, peanut butter, vanilla, and sugars together in a bowl; beat in eggs.
  • 2In a separate bowl, sift flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt; stir into butter mixture. Refrigerate dough 1 hour.
  • 3Roll dough into 1 inch balls and put on baking sheets. Flatten each ball with a fork, making the classic crisscross pattern.
  • 4Bake in a preheated 375 degrees F oven for about 8-10 minutes or until cookies begin to brown.
    Careful not to over-bake or they'll be dry.

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About Classic Peanut Butter Cookies

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

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