Old Fashioned Peanut Butter Cookies

Recipe by Crystal
READY IN: 32mins
YIELD: 36 cookies




  • In a large mixing bowl beat the butter and peanut butter with an electric mixer on medium to high speed for 30 seconds.
  • Add the granulated sugar, brown sugar, baking soda, and baking powder. Beat until combined, scraping sides of bowl occasionally.
  • Beat in the egg and vanilla.
  • Beat in as much as the flour as you can with the mixer. Stir in remaining flour.
  • Shape dough into 2 inch balls. Roll in additional sugar to coat.
  • Place balls 2 inches apart on an ungreased cookie sheet. Flatten by making crisscross marks with the tines of a fork.
  • Bake cookies in a 375 degree oven for 7-9 minutes or until bottoms of cookies are lightly browned.
  • Transfer cookies to a wire rack to cool.