Peanut Butter Icebox Cookies

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Recipe by Vino Girl

These are chewy cookies (unusual for most peanut butter cookies!), and I was surprised at just how peanut buttery they taste, given they don't contain much peanut butter. Very convenient to keep in your freezer. I did find I had to bake these longer than stated. Add 3 hours refrigeration to the times listed. From Cooking Light (November 1997).

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine first 3 ingredients, and set aside.
  2. Beat margarine and peanut butter until light and fluffy.
  3. Gradually add sugars, beating until well-blended.
  4. Add vanilla and egg white, and beat well.
  5. Add flour mixture; stir well.
  6. Turn dough out onto wax paper; shape into a 6-inch log.
  7. Wrap log in wax paper; freeze 3 hours.
  8. Preheat oven to 350F°.
  9. Cut log into 24 (1/4-inch) slices, and place slices 1 inch apart on a baking sheet coated with cooking spray.
  10. Bake at 350° for 8 to 10 minutes.
  11. Remove from pan, and cool on wire racks.

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