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Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Aunt Helen
Added: Wednesday, April 2, 2008

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3 cups sifted flour
1/2 tsp salt
1 1/2 tsp baking soda
1 cup shortening
1 cup chunk-style peanut butter
1 tsp vanilla
1 cup sugar
1 cup brown sugar
2 eggs

Directions:
Directions:
Sift flour, salt and soda together. In a mixing bowl work shortening and peanut butter together until creamy. Stir in vanilla, then sugars gradually; beat until fluffy. Add eggs one at a time, beat thoroughly. Add sifted dry ingredients to creamed mixture, blending well after each addition. Shape into balls 1 1/2" diameter. Place on greased baking sheets, flatten slightly. Bake in moderate oven 375, 12 - 15 minutes until firm. Makes about 3 dozen.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
About 3 dozen

 

 

 

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