Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 40 mins

A simple classic. Ground nuts or chocolate chips may be added.


  1. Cream together butter and sugars.
  2. Add vanilla, eggs, and peanut butter.
  3. Combine flour and baking powder, stir into sugar mixture until well combined.
  4. Nuts and chips could be added here.
  5. Roll into balls, place on ungreased cookie sheet 2-3" apart, and flatten somewhat by pressing with the tines of a fork.
  6. Bake at 385F for 10-15 minutes.

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