Peanut Butter Cookies

Beverley Williams


My mom made these for us when I was a child. I make them now for my kids.


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3 dozen
25 Min
10 Min


  • 1/2 c
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 c
  • 1 c
    brown sugar
  • 1 c
    peanut butter, creamy
  • 2
    eggs, beaten
  • 3 c
  • 1 tsp
    baking sooda
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract

How to Make Peanut Butter Cookies


  1. Sift the dry ingredients together.
  2. Cream together the shortening, butter ans sugar. Add peanut butter and mix well.
  3. Add the eggs and dry ingredients. Mix thoroughly. Add vanilla and mix well.
  4. Roll into 1 inch balls. Place the balls on a cookie sheet and flatten slightly with a fork.
  5. Bake at 350 degrees for 10 to 12 minutes. Cool on a wire rack.

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About Peanut Butter Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: For Kids Heirloom

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