Great Grandma's Peanutbutter Cookies

Great Grandma's Peanutbutter Cookies Recipe

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Beth Ververs

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These are my families favorite, the recipe has been used in my family for four generations. Hope you enjoy them as much as we do.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Prep:
45 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

1/2 c
shortening
1/2 c
peanut butter
1/2 c
sugar
1/2 c
brown sugar, light
1
egg
1 1/2 c
all purpose flour
3/4 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
baking powder

How to Make Great Grandma's Peanutbutter Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Sift flour, baking soda, baking powder, and salt into a large bowl.
  • 2Cream shorting, sugar, brown sugar and egg. Mix in peanut butter. Add wet ingredients to the sifted flour mixture. Mix until well blended.
  • 3Chill dough for about 30 minutes. Roll into balls about the size of walnuts. Place on lightly greased cookie sheet, flatten with fork dipped in flour in crisscross pattern.
  • 4Bake until set at 375 degrees 10-12 minutes. Makes about 3 dozen

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About Great Grandma's Peanutbutter Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtag: #peanutbutter