"There is nothing better on a cold wintry day than a properly made pot pie."--Craig Claiborne

Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Peanut Butter Cookies, by , is from Made With Love, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

Cindy Hoots


1 c. butter flavored Crisco
1 c. sugar
2 Tbsp. milk
2 eggs
1 tsp. baking soda
tsp. salt
2 c. smooth peanut butter
1 c. brown sugar, firmly packed
2 tsp. vanilla
1 c. all-purpose flour
1 tsp. baking powder

Preheat oven to 375.

Cream shortening, peanut butter, sugars, milk & vanilla in a large bowl with an electric mixer at med. speed.
Beat in eggs.

In a separate bowl, combine flour, baking soda, baking powder & salt. Mix into creamed mixture.

Drop by rounded tablespoons 2" apart onto ungreased baking sheet. Flatten in crisscross pattern with a fork dipped in flour.

Bake 8-10 minutes. Cool 2 minutes on baking sheet, then move to cooling rack.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Dad loves peanut butter cookies. I've been using this recipe for years when I treat him with cookies.




Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 1,500,000 in our family cookbooks!


Bookmark and Share




Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.

Search for more great recipes here from over 1,500,000 in our family cookbooks!