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Recipe: Excellent PeanutButter Cookies with Variations
3 cups all-purpose flour1 teaspoon baking soda1 teaspoon baking powder1/4 teaspoon kosher or sea salt1 cup dark brown sugar, firmly packed1 cup granulated sugar1/2 cup vegetable shortening1/2 cup butter, softened2 large eggs1 cup smooth peanut butter*1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
Makes 4 dozen or 48 cookies.
*Add 2 tablespoons more for crunchy-stylepeanut butter.
- Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies:Follow the basic recipe and stir in 1 cupsemisweet chocolate chips into batter. Bakeas directed.
- Peanut Butter Crackles:Follow basic recipe. Roll balls in sugar.do not flatten with fork. Bake for 15 to 18minutes. Remove from oven and immediately press chocolate candykiss firmly into top of each cookie.The cookies will crack around the edges, thus the name.
Nutritional Information Per Serving (1cookie without variations): 132.8 calories; 45% calories fromfat; 7.0g total fat; 13.9mg cholesterol; 89.3mg sodium; 62.8mgpotassium; 15.7g carbohydrates; 0.5g fiber; 9.1g sugar; 15.2gnet carbs; 2.4g protein.
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