Peanut Butter Cookies

A soft and delicious peanut butter cookie.

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  • Good for: 2-3 dozen


1 lb soft butter
4 eggs
2 Tbl. vanilla extract
2 cups granulated sugar
2 cups brown sugar
2 cups creamy peanut butter
5 cups flour (bread flour for high elevations)
2 tsp. baking soda
2 tsp. salt

Peanut Butter Cookies


Pre-heat oven to 375 degrees

Cream together butter, peanut butter, vanilla extract and sugars. Beat in eggs. In a separate bowl, sift together flour, baking soda, and salt. Stir into batter and then put batter in refrigerator for one hour. Roll into 1 inch balls and put on baking sheets. Flatten each ball with a fork, making a criss-cross pattern.

Bake: about 10 minutes (check)