Peanut Butter Cookies
Why I Love This Recipe
Ingredients You'll Need
2 1/2 c all purpose flour
1 t baking soda
1/2 t baking powder
1/4 t salt
2 sticks butter/ margarine softened
1 c peanut butter ( NOT natural kind )
3/4 c white sugar
3/4 c packed brown sugar
2 large eggs
more sugar for rolling
Sift together flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt together. Set aside.
Beat in the butter, peanut butter and both sugars for 2 minutes. Add eggs, one at a time, beat 2 more minutes. Gently beat in dry ingredients.
Divide cookie dough in half. Shape into logs, wrap each in plastic wrap and chill in fridge overnight.
Shape 1 heaping T of dough into balls. Roll in a bowl or plate of white sugar. Place 2 inches apart on baking sheet. Press each down with fork tines; first one way , then other to make XXX.
Bake 350 degrees for 12 minutes, til golden.