Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies

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Makes about 2 dozens. The family really loved them, we added a bit more peanut butter than called for.

Preparation time: 10min
Cooking time: 10min/batch

Difficulty: Easy - for beginners


1/2 cup butter or margarine
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup white sugar
1 egg
1 cup peanut butter
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp baking powder
1 cup flour


1. Preheat oven at 350°F.

2. Cream butter then slowly add the brown and white sugar until thouroughly mixed then stir in the egg, peanut butter, salt, baking powder and vanilla.

3. Slowly mix in the flour until the dough is smooth, without lumps.

4. Roll into small 1in wide balls and place on your greased cookie sheet and flatten with a fork.

5. Cook in the oven for 8-12min or until golden, let cool for a few minutes before scooping off the baking sheet then place on flat surface until they are cool enough to store or enjoy!

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