Mom's Peanut Butter Criss Cross Cookies

Recipe by brewabel

Peanut butter criss cross cookies that I grew up with. Love these things and they are definitely a family favorite.

Top Review by MsBelle7s

This is great ! My husband like salt so I added course salt to the tops and mashed with the tongs of the fork. He LOVED IT !!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Thoroughly cream shortening, sugars, eggs, and vanilla.
  2. Stir in peanut butter.
  3. Sift dry ingredients. (I usually do not sift them together.).
  4. Stir into cream mixture.
  5. Drop by rounded teaspoon on ungreased cookie sheet.
  6. Press with back of fork dipped in flour to make crisscrosses.
  7. Bake in 350 degree oven about 10 minutes.

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