Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 12 mins

My friend Linda says she prefers this recipe for peanut butter cookies because it seems to make the peanut butter go further.


  1. Place shortening and sugars in bowl.
  2. Beat until light and fluffy.
  3. Add eggs and beat well.
  4. Blend in peanut butter.
  5. In a separate bowl, sift together flour, salt and baking soda.
  6. Stir into the peanut butter mixture.
  7. Stir in the oats.
  8. Form small balls and place on ungreased cookie sheet or drop by spoonfuls.
  9. Press with a fork.
  10. Bake at 350 degrees for about 12 minutes.

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