Peanut Butter Cookies

Betty Crocker Peanut Butter Cookies

Betty Crocker Peanut Butter Cookies

Serves 30
Prep time 15 minutes
Cook time 10 minutes
Total time 25 minutes
From book Betty Crocker Cookbook
This is a classic peanut butter cookie recipe from Betty Crocker.

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup butter (softened)
  • 1/4 cup shortening
  • 1 egg
  • 1 1/4 cup flour
  • 3/4 teaspoons baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • granulated sugar

Directions

1. Preheat oven to 375°.
2. Cream 1/2 cup sugar, brown sugar, peanut butter, butter, shortening and egg in a large bowl with an electric mixer.
3. Stir in flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt.
4. Shape into 1 1/4" balls and place 3" apart on an ungreased cookie sheet. Flatten with a fork dipped in sugar.
5. Bake 9-10 minutes or until golden brown and set. Remove from cookie sheet after 5 minutes and put on a wire rack.