Mennonite Peanut Butter Cookie's

2
Kimi Gaines

By
@kimijo

My mom was brought up in a Mennonite church in South Dakota. Her family church published a cookbook back in the 60's. In that cookbook are these amazing peanut butter cookies. I wrote in the front of the cookbook that it will be willed to me. I have made many batches over the years. They are one of a kind.

Rating:

★★★★★ 5 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    peanut butter
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1 c
    shortening
  • 3 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 c
    granulated sugar
  • 2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt

How to Make Mennonite Peanut Butter Cookie's

Step-by-Step

  1. In large mixing bowl cream shortening, granulated sugar and brown sugar till light and fluffy. Add eggs, vanilla and peanut butter. Mix well.
  2. In medium bowl combine flour, baking soda, salt. Add into creamed mixture. Mix well.
  3. Preheat oven to 375F. Place 1 large tablespoon of cookie dough 1 inch apart and flatten with a fork. Bake for 10 minutes. Let cool slightly and remove from pan. Cool on a cookie rack.

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About Mennonite Peanut Butter Cookie's

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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