Mel-In-Your-Mouth Peanut Butter Cookies

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FH Browne

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@fhbrowne

These are unlike any peanut butter cookies you have ever eaten. They literally melt in your mouth and have a creamy, slightly grainy texture that is out of this world. I dare you to try and eat just one!

Rating:
★★★★☆ 5 votes
Comments:
Serves:
4-8
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 c
crisco shortening
1 c
creamy peanut butter
2 c
light brown sugar
2 1/2 c
sifted all-purpose flour
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt

How to Make Mel-In-Your-Mouth Peanut Butter Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Heat oven to 325?F.
  • 2In electric mixer cream the shortening and peanut butter, then add the brown sugar and beat until well mixed.
  • 3Place flour, baking soda, and salt in a sifter and sift into bowl while the beaters are running.
  • 4When thoroughly mixed take a small amount (about 1 Tbs.) in your hand and roll into a small ball, then place on greased cookie sheet and, using a fork, slightly flatten the cookies, making a cross pattern with the fork.
  • 5Bake on middle rack of oven for 15-20 minutes.
  • 6Cool on cookie sheet for 5-10 minutes. Makes approx. 24 cookies

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About Mel-In-Your-Mouth Peanut Butter Cookies

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