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Peanut butter cookies

Sujata Limbu
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Prep Time
10 minutes
Cook Time
4 People
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ABOUT Peanut butter cookies RECIPE

These beautiful and delicious cookies are a delightful snack that your kids will love.

Recipe Tags

  • Medium
  • Kids Recipes
  • American
  • Baking
  • Snacks

Ingredients Serving: 4

  1. 1 and 1/4 cup all purpose flour
  2. 1/2 cup peanut butter
  3. 1/2 cup sugar
  4. 1/2 cup brown sugar
  5. 1 stick of butter
  6. 3/4 tsp baking soda
  7. 1/2 tsp baking powder
  8. 1/4 tsp salt
  9. 1 egg


  1. Take a bowl and add the butter, beat it till it turns creamy. Then add the sugar and beat it for another 2 minutes. Next, put in the egg and peanut butter and mix well.
  2. In a separate bowl, whisk the dry ingredients, flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt together. Then add these dry ingredients into the sugar and butter mixture. Wrap this dough in a plastic and refrigerate it for a minimum of 3 hours.
  3. Preheat the oven to 190°C.
  4. Make the dough into shapes of 1 and 1/4 inch balls. Place these dough balls about 3 inches apart on a cookie sheet that has not been greased yet. Flatten these dough balls and make a crisscross pattern with a fork.
  5. Bake these biscuits till they turn light brown in colour, bake them for about 9-10 minutes.
  6. Once cooked, let these biscuits cool in their baking sheets for a minute. Then transfer them to a rack and let them cool down completely.
  7. Serve warm or you can also store them in an airtight container which could last upto 4-5 days.

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Neha Singhal
Neha Singhal   Aug-28-2016

one stick refers to how much butter

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