Peanut Butter Cookies

READY IN: 54mins
MrsNW1
Recipe by StaceyB

These are my favorite peanut butter cookies. They are so delicious. Be sure to use real butter, that is the key to the best tasting cookies. I found the recipe in the Pillsbury Complete Cook Book.

Top Review by Susie in Texas

Stacey, this is a great recipe and you are right, real butter makes them taste so rich and yummy! Thanks for sharing!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 375°F.
  2. In a large bowl, combine 1/2 cup sugar, brown sugar, and butter.
  3. Beat until fluffy.
  4. Add peanut butter, vanilla and egg, mix well.
  5. In a separate bowl, combine flour, baking soda and salt.
  6. Mix dry ingredients together with a fork or wire whisk.
  7. Add dry ingredients to the peanut butter mixture, 1/2 cup at a time, mixing well.
  8. Scoop dough with a 1 1/2-inch cookie scoop.
  9. Place 2 inches apart on cookie sheets lightly sprayed with Pam.
  10. Dip fork in 1/8 cup sugar and flatten dough with a crisscross pattern.
  11. Lightly sprinkle sugar on the cookies.
  12. Bake at 375°F for 6 to 9 minutes until golden brown.
  13. Let cookies cool on cookie sheet for one minute.
  14. Put cookies on wire racks to cool completely before putting in a cookie jar.

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