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Peanut Butter Cookies


The yummiest peanut butter cookies.

servings:Makes 48 cookies
prep time:
15 min
total time:
25 min


  • 2/3 cup shortening
  • 2/3 cup peanut butter
  • 2/3 cup granulated sugar
  • 2/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 1/2 cup flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 cup chocolate chips(optional)


  • 1

    *Preheat oven to 375°f

  • 2

    1)In a big bowl cream first four ingredients together. Blend in eggs and vanilla.

  • 3

    2)In a separate bowl combine flour, baking soda, and salt. Stir dry ingredients into wet ingredients until a smooth dough forms.

  • 4

    3)Use a teaspoon to measure out dough and form into a ball with your hands and place on a greased baking sheet. Flatten balls slightly with a fork across the top of each cookie. Fold in chocolate chips(optional).

  • 5

    4)Bake for 8-10 mins or till golden brown.



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