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peanut butter cookies

Recipe by
Sara Andrea
Eugene, OR

This recipe is so fun to make with kids! They love to use fun cookie presses and stamps and they smell wonderful baking.

yield serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 20 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For peanut butter cookies

  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 1/2 c
    peanut butter
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/2 c
    packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1 1/4 c
  • extra sugar to sprinkle on top

How To Make peanut butter cookies

  • 1
    Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Prepare cookie sheet with parchment paper.
  • mix peanut butter cookies
    With electric mixer beat butter and peanut butter on high 30 seconds. Add sugars, baking soda and baking powder. Beat until combined. Beat in egg and vanilla. Beat in flour. Chill dough if dough is too soft (30-60 minutes).
  • Peanut Butter cookie press
    Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Place 2 inches apart. Use a cooke press or tines of a fork to flatten. Sprinkle with additional sugar. Bake at 375 degrees for 7-9 minutes. Cool on wire rack.