Old-Fashioned Peanut Butter Cookies

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

The name really says it all.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. PREHEAT oven to 350°F Combine flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt; set aside. Beat peanut butter, butter and sugars in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until light and fluffy. Add eggs and vanilla; mix well. Gradually add flour mixture, beating until well blended after each addition.
  2. DROP tablespoonfuls of dough, 2 inches apart, onto greased baking sheets. Flatten each, in criss-cross pattern, with tines of fork.
  3. BAKE 8 to 10 minute or until golden brown. Cool 5 minute Remove from baking sheets to wire racks; cool completely.
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I used smooth peanut butter in the recipe. I found the cookies to be nice in peanut butter flavor and not overwhelmingly sweet. They also keep well. I will definitely be making these again.