Soft and Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies

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These old-fashioned Amish homemade peanut butter cookies are thick, soft, full of peanut flavor, and easy to make! It's truly the best peanut butter cookie recipe that you'll ever taste. Grab a cold glass of milk and enjoy a couple of these classic treats for an easy dessert or an afternoon snack!

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1 c shortening
1 c peanut butter
1 c brown sugar
1 c granulated sugar
1 t vanilla extract
2 eggs
3 c all purpose flour
3/4 t salt
2 t baking soda
1 t baking powder
  • In a large bowl, use an electric mixer to cream together the shortening and peanut butter. Add brown sugar, granulated sugar, and vanilla extract. Mix until completely combined. Add eggs; beat until...
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Nutritions

Calories
174

Sodium
160mg
6% DV

Fat
5g
8% DV

Protein
4g
9% DV

Carbs
25g
8% DV

Fiber
1g
5% DV