Peanut butter cookies recipe

These peanut butter cookies are tender, crumbly and melt in the mouth. A true delight of any peanut butter lover out there.

Peanut butter cookies recipe

Peanut butter cookies recipe

They are very simple to make for them you will need:


  • 147g caster sugar
  • 260g smooth peanut butter
  • 45g margarine
  • 50g butter
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 225g plain flour sifted
  • 1/2 tsp bicarbonate of soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
Peanut butter cookies recipe


  1. Preheat you oven to 180c gas mark 4.
  2. In a food processor combine the sugar, peanut butter, margarine, butter, egg and vanilla, until smooth.
  3. Add the flour, bicarbonate of soda and salt. Pulse until the mixture is combined.
  4. Shape the dough into walnut sized balls and place them spaced apart on a non-stick baking tray. You will need at least two trays.
  5. Bake for 12-14 minutes until golden.
  6. Remove from the oven and allow to cool for 5 minutes before transferring to a wire rack.
Peanut butter cookies recipe
These cookies make a great gift. To do this wait till they are completely cooled, divide the cookies into two large cellophane gift bags and tie with decorative ribbon.
Peanut butter cookies recipe

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