Try our version of a classic! These Old-Fashioned Peanut Butter Cookies are a tried and true crowd-pleaser with their creamy peanut butter flavor.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 30 servings
2-1/2 cups flour
1 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
1 cup butter, softened
1 cup creamy peanut butter
1 cup each granulated and packed brown sugar
1 tsp. vanilla
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Let's Make It
Heat oven to 350°F.
Mix first 4 ingredients until well blended. Beat butter, peanut butter and sugars in large bowl with mixer until light and fluffy. Blend in eggs and vanilla. Gradually add flour mixture, beating well after each addition.
Drop tablespoonfuls of dough, 2 inches apart, onto baking sheets sprayed with cooking spray. Flatten each, in crisscross pattern, with tines of fork.
Bake 8 to 10 min. or until golden brown. Cool on baking sheets 3 min.; remove to wire racks. Cool completely.
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After cookies are completely cooled, wrap tightly in plastic wrap and place in airtight container or freezer-weight resealable plastic bag. Place in freezer. Cookies can be frozen for up to 1 month. Bring cookies to room temperature before serving.
Prepare using crunchy peanut butter.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11g
Saturated Fat 4.5g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 24g
Dietary Fiber 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Makes 30 servings, 1 cookie each.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.