Classic Peanut Butter Cookies

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Angela (Grammy) Derby

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@Angela_Derby

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

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Serves:
3-4 dozen
Prep:
1 Hr 10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 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
    eggs
  • 2 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    baking soda

How to Make Classic Peanut Butter Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Cream butter, peanut butter, vanilla, and sugars together in a bowl; beat in eggs.
  2. In a separate bowl, sift flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt; stir into butter mixture. Refrigerate dough 1 hour.
  3. Roll dough into 1 inch balls and put on baking sheets. Flatten each ball with a fork, making the classic crisscross pattern.
  4. Bake 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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