Peanut Butter Cookies are amazingly simple to make, and require no special ingredients other than the peanut butter. The result it a perfectly chewy cookie with a rich peanut butter flavor.
Try these for yourself. (recipe makes approximately 36 cookies)
Also check these out on my food blog: Michael's Test Kitchen
Step 1: Ingredients
Ingredients: (makes approx. 36 cookies)
1 cup peanut butter
1 cup butter, softened
⅔ cup sugar
1 ⅓ cup brown sugar
2 ½ cups flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon salt
1 teaspoons vanilla
Step 2: Dry Ingredients
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
In a medium bowl, combine all dry ingredients: Flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt.
Step 3: Whip It
In the bowl of a stand mixer, beat together peanut butter, butter, and sugars. Beat until fluffy.
Step 4: Egg It
Add eggs and vanilla, and stir to combine.
Step 5: Flour It
Gradually add the flour mixture into the butter mixture until all combined.
Step 6: Form & Bake It
Place cookies in 1 inch balls on an ungreased cookie sheet, preferably lined with a silicone baking mat.
Bake in oven for around 11 minutes, until the cookies look set and brown around the edges.
Step 7: Enjoy!