Crispy Peanut Butter Cookies

Recipe by KCShell
READY IN: 27mins
YIELD: 72 cookies




  • Sift together flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt.
  • In large bowl with mixer at medium speed, beat margarine and peanut butter until smooth.
  • Beat in sugars until blended.
  • Beat in eggs and vanilla.
  • Add flour mixture and beat well.
  • If necessary, chill dough.
  • Shape into 1 inch balls.
  • Roll into sugar.
  • Place on ungreased cookie sheet, 2 inches apart.
  • Flatten with fork, making criss cross pattern.
  • Bake 350*.
  • 12 minutes or until lightly browned.
  • Peanut Butter Crackles: Follow basic recipe.
  • Roll into sugar before placing on cookie sheet.
  • Do not flatten.
  • Bake 15- 18 minutes.
  • Immediately press chocolate candy kiss firmly into top of each cookie.
  • Cookie will crack around edges.