Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

Looking for an easy Peanut Butter Cookies recipe? Learn how to make Peanut Butter Cookies using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by madefromconcentrate

Makes 36 servings



The peanut butter cookie recipe I always use: makes anywhere from 3-4 dozen cookies, depending on how large you make them. Calorie count is per cookie.

Recipe Ingredients for Peanut Butter Cookies

1 1/4 cup flour, sifted
1/2 tsp salt
1 tsp baking powder
1/2 cup butter or shortening
1/2 cup peanut butter
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup light brown sugar, packed
1/2 tsp vanilla
1 large egg

Recipe Directions for Peanut Butter Cookies

  1. Sift together flour, salt, and baking powder ? set aside.

  2. Cream butter, peanut butter and the sugars, then beat in the egg and vanilla.

  3. Stir in flour mixture, blending well.

  4. Shape into inch balls and place on greased baking sheets.

  5. Flatten each cookie with the tines of a fork ? dip fork in flour periodically to keep it from sticking to the dough.

  6. Bake at 375F** for 10-12 minutes.

  7. Makes approximately 3 dozen cookies, depending on size.

Categories

Dessert, Snacks, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 17.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
80
Calories from Fat
41
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.5g
7%
Saturated Fat
2.0g
10%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
13mg
4%
Sodium
70mg
3%
Potassium
47mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
8.8g
3%
Dietary Fiber
0.3g
1%
Sugars
5.0g
Protein
1.5g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D+
    Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sugar
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