Peanut Butter Cookies

Phyllis Burroughs


My daughter and I love to make these cookies. They are a great favorite at our house.


★★★★★ 2 votes

About 3 dozen cookies
30 Min
10 Min


  • 1/2 c
    shortening (butter or margarine)
  • 1/2 c
    peanut butter
  • 1/2 c
    white sugar
  • 1/2 c
    packed brown sugar
  • 1 large
  • 1 1/4 c
    all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1 c
    peanut butter chips

How to Make Peanut Butter Cookies


  1. Preheat oven 375 degrees

    In mixing bowl combine first 5 ingredients
    in separate bowl combine last 4 ingredients, and
    slowly combine with first 5 ingredients.
    Stir in Peanut butter chips.
    Lightly grease cookie sheet
    Form one inch balls and place them 3 inches apart on cookie sheet.
    With fork dipped in flour press into each cookie to make crisscross pattern.
    Bake for 10-12 minutes.

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About Peanut Butter Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #easy, #Fun, #with, #Great, #Kids

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