Soft Peanut Butter Cookies

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Last updated on April 2nd, 2018 at 10:40 pm

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soft peanut butter cookies

Peanut butter is a staple in my house. If you are a family that loves peanut butter as much as mine, you will love these soft peanut butter cookies.


1 1/4 cup brown sugar

1 egg

3/4 cup Peanut Butter

3 Tbsp Milk

1 Tbsp vanilla

3/4 tsp baking soda

1/2 cup butter (softened, not melted)

2 cups flour


Before you make these soft peanut butter cookies, pre-heat the oven to 375 degrees fahrenheit.

Next, add brown sugar, egg and peanut butter in a large mixing bowl, and mix thoroughly. Then, add the milk, vanilla and baking soda (I like adding this before the flour because then it is incorporated better). Next, add the softened butter–it is important that it is soft and not melted because it makes this batter soft and fluffy. Then, slowly add the flour in 1/2 cup at a time.








Once you are finished making the dough for these soft peanut butter cookies, roll into balls and then place on a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper (for easy clean up). Next, flatten with a fork tines using the criss-cross method. Then, bake these sof peanut butter cookies for 7 1/2 – 8 minutes rotating half-way. Let them cool about 1 minute on the cookie sheet to let the cookie sink down to it’s final shape (see pictures). Then transfer to a plate or cooling rack.

Soft Peanut Butter Cookies right out of the oven

Soft Peanut Butter Cookies cooled for about 1 minute on cookie sheet (they have flattened out a little bit)










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Soft Peanut Butter Cookies - #peanutbutter #peanutbuttercookies #cookies #peanutbuttercookiesrecipe #recipe

Soft Peanut Butter Cookies - #peanutbutter #peanutbuttercookies #cookies #peanutbuttercookiesrecipe #recipe







This recipe makes 24 soft peanut butter cookies, unless you have cookie dough eaters in your family like mine ;). Thanks for reading! Comment below if you enjoyed these peanut butter cookies. Also, don’t forget to subscribe for more great recipes.


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6 comments on “Soft Peanut Butter Cookies

  1. Yum. The last time I made peanut butter cookies they all melted into one large crispy mass. I’m looking forward to trying out your recipe instead. Thanks so much!

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