Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe

Best Ever Soft Peanut Butter Cookies are a classic. Soft & chewy, these peanut butter cookies have quick change into our favourite candy treat.

My household can’t maintain their palms off these simple peanut butter cookies. This peanut butter cookie recipe is just now not your traditional crunchy peanut butter cookie, but there actually isn’t a higher recipe out there. Trust me, we’ve tried them all.

What peanut butter cookie recipe is the best?

While I do love making selfmade peanut butter cookies with just 3 ingredients, they're just now not as delicate and chewy as these. I love 3 aspect peanut butter cookies, but I am just now not as satisfied.
These cookies cross proper in line with my love for creamy peanut butter. Peanut butter is my to-go-to snack whenever I am hungry.
Whether it’s by means of means of the spoonful, with pretzels, on a sandwich or paired with some Nutella, I actually may devour peanut butter in any way, form or form. Because I even have a candy tooth, of course, cookies are on the higher of my favourite foods. This makes delicate peanut butter cookies an noticeable hit.
short stack of peanut butter cookies
peanut butter cookie recipe

Should I use crunchy or creamy peanut butter to make peanut butter cookies?

While I love creamy peanut butter for cookies typically, there are these moments – like with my morning breakfast toast with bananas – that I attain for the crunchy peanut butter.
We are a area divided on creamy and crunchy peanut butter. While my son, Aiden and I am extra within the center and may devour either, my husband and daughter Jersey love crunchy, and my different 3 kids, Jojo, Cannon, and Madden, will only devour creamy. If I accidentally pack them crunchy, the sandwich will nonetheless be of their lunchbox after they get area – making you surprise just what they ate for lunch.
We even have very robust evaluations on regardless of no matter if a delicate or crunchy peanut butter cookies are the best.
I have a tendency to lean toward chewy, delicate cookies. The finest cookie recipe I’ve ever had are my Best Ever Monster Cookies. But most vintage peanut butter cookie recipes I’ve had are too crunchy, leaving a crumbly mess. So, I even have been on a mission  the finest peanut butter cookies recipe, and finally… finally… I discovered it.

horizontal stack of peanut butter cookies in direction of a pitcher of milk
peanut butter cookies with milk
Everyone besides for Aiden has the opinion that peanut butter cookies are finest when delicate and chewy. Aiden loves a nice crunchy cookie you may dip in milk. Although he won’t decline these Best Ever Soft Peanut Butter Cookies.

What may you upload to peanut butter cookies?

The first time I made these cookies, I crammed them with Rolo candies. Drooling as I assume about those Rolo Stuffed Peanut Butter Cookies, they have been to die for. The moment time made them, I left them plain ole’ Jane – though the phrase plain appears just a bit harsh for these cookies as they're removed from it.
I guess I imply that they're so dang nice which you just don’t need any fanfare like chocolate chips, Rolos or M&M’s. The cookie is ideal just how it is. These cookies are so nice it's going to be difficult to withstand consuming them proper off the beaters.

Why do peanut butter cookies have fork marks?

When peanut butter is additional to batter, it makes it extra dense. When you positioned fork marks within the dough, you make it simpler for the cookie to bake evenly. This will assist maintain them soft, so don’t overlook this step.

How lengthy do cookies last?

These maintain properly for a pair of days in an hermetic container at room temperature.
If desired, freeze the cookies in an hermetic freezer bag. They can final for 1-2 months.

a baby dunking a peanut butter cookie in a pitcher of milk
Who doesn’t love dipping a peanut butter cookies in milk?


How do you make Peanut Butter Cookies?

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 F, and whereas it’s heating, line 2 baking pans with parchment paper, if desired.
  2. In a big blending bowl, cream collectively peanut butter, butter, sugar and brown sugar till glossy & creamy – finest if utilizing a stand mixer or hand mixer.
  3. Add the egg and vanilla extract and proceed to blend till properly combined.
  4. In a small blending bowl, whisk collectively the flour, baking soda and salt.
  5. Stir within the flour combination to the butter and sugar combination and blend till properly combined.
  6. Form the dough into 1 inch balls and roll in white granulated sugar for the ones who desire, and area on to baking sheet.
  7. Using a fork, press down on every ball of dough to flatten and create a criss-cross pattern.
  8. Bake for 8-9 minutes. Do now not over bake.
  9. Let cool on the baking sheet for a pair of minutes after which move to a wire rack.

Check out how simple these peanut butter cookies are to make.

 If you love cookie recipes, strive these:

  • Cookie Dough Bites
  • No Flour Peanut Butter Banana Cookies
  • Tagalong Cookies
  • Chewy Oatmeal Peanut Butter Butterscotch Cookies
  • Flourless Chocolate Cookies
  • Best Ever Soft Sugar Cookie
  • Best Ever Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie
  • German Chocolate Cake Cookies (family favorite)

Try these different great dessert recipes too:

  • German Chocolate Cake
  • Cinnamon Sugar Bread
  • Holiday Cookies

I can’t watch for you to get your palms on a dozen or NULL of those as they're simple and merely the Best Soft Peanut Butter Cookies you’ll try. XOXO San

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A collage of photographs of the finest ever peanut butter cookies
These Best Ever Peanut Butter Cookies can’t be beat.

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4.64 from 107 votes

Best Ever Soft Peanut Butter Cookies

Best Ever Soft Peanut Butter Cookies these vintage cookies have quick change into my favourite cookie. Soft, chewy and made with peanut butter, there is just now not a higher peanut butter cookie out there, belief me I've looked. 
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time8 mins
Total Time25 mins
Dessert

Servings: 30 cookies

Calories: 130kcal

Ingredients

  • 1 cup creamy peanut butter use Jif or Skippy sort peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup butter softened
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 350 F. Line 2 baking pans with parchment paper, if desired.
  • In a big blending bowl, cream collectively the peanut butter, butter, sugar and brown sugar. Beat collectively till glossy & creamy finest if utilizing a stand mixer or hand mixer.
  • Add the egg and vanilla extract and proceed to blend till properly combined.
  • In a small blending bowl, whisk collectively the flour, baking soda, and salt. Stir within the flour combination to the butter and sugar combination and blend till properly combined.
  • Use a cookie dough scoop, or spoon the dough into 1 inch balls. Roll in white granulated sugar for the ones who want and area onto baking sheet.  
  • Using a fork, press down on every ball of dough to flatten, creating a criss-cross pattern.
  • Bake for 8-9 minutes. Do now not over bake. Let cool on the baking sheet for a pair of minutes after which move to a wire rack.
  • These maintain properly for a pair of days in an hermetic container.

Nutrition

Calories: 130kcal | Carbohydrates: 13g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 13mg | Sodium: 99mg | Potassium: 69mg | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 100IU | Calcium: 9mg | Iron: 0.5mg

Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe
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Oleh