Peanut Butter Cookies

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Traci Coleman

By
@TraciB70

Just a basic recipe for a good old standby cookie!

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Prep:
15 Min

Ingredients

3/4 c
peanut butter (use creamy or crunchy)
1/2 c
shortening
1 1/4 c
brown sugar
3 Tbsp
milk
1 Tbsp
vanilla
1
egg
1 3/4 c
flour
3/4 tsp
salt
3/4 tsp
baking soda

How to Make Peanut Butter Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Heat oven to 375.
  • 2Combine peanut butter, shortening, brown sugar, milk and vanilla in large bowl until well blended. Add egg and beat just until blended.
  • 3Add flour, salt and baking soda and mix just until blended.
  • 4Drop by heaping teaspoons two inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheet. Flatten slightly in crisscross patterns using a fork.
  • 5Bake at 375 for 7-8 minutes or until just beginning to brown.
  • 6Let cool on cookie sheet for 2 minutes; remove to cooling rack.

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About Peanut Butter Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy