Peanut butter cookie recipe

Peanut butter cookie recipe

This is very easy to make peanut butter cookie recipe with some of the very easy kitchen ingredients like all purpose flour, salt, and baking soda. It is very necessary to make sure that you have all the ingredients before you jump to the kitchen.

The peanut butter cookie recipe mostly likes to be crunchy and flavourful like it has a great taste of peanut butter. However, I use granulated sugar and creamy peanut butter so from very first bite you just going to love the taste.

Cooking this peanut butter cookie recipe is pretty easy and the best part is it doesn’t take a lot of time. You can cook it on a day when you like and enjoy it for the next one whole week.

You can even freeze the dough and use this for 1 month or 2 and make the peanut butter cookie recipe whenever you like.

Although, you always love the taste of this excellent cookies recipe you often avoid going for the long preparation of this peanut butter cookie recipe needed. So, I advise you to keep the dough and just cook the cookies on a day you like.

Peanut butter cookie recipe
by Swati M.

Peanut butter cookie recipe

  • Course Dessert
  • Cuisine American
  • Keyword Peanut butter cookie recipe

I don't know what makes this peanut butter cookie recipe so special for you but one bite and you wouldn't be able to keep your hands off from it. This soft peanut butter has a wonderful peanut flavor that really makes it more fantastic.

This classic peanut butter cookies taste great when they are crispy and soft and this is always my primary aim to make each dish in its own way.

Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 4 People
Calories 145 kcal


  • 3/4 cup or 90 gram of all purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp of baking soda
  • Kosher salt
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/2 tbsp of vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup or 2 oz of unsalted butter
  • 1/3 cup or 2.5 oz of brown sugar
  • 2 tbsp or 1 oz of granulated sugar
  • 1/3 cup of creamy peanut butter


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degree F. Place 2 big baking sheets and set it aside.
  2. Take a large bowl and add all purpose flour, baking soda and salt. Mix everything well.

  3. Take another large bowl and add brown sugar, cream and butter. Use an electric mixer to combine everything gently till mixes well. It may take up to 2 minutes for an electric mixer to do this job.

  4. Now, add the peanut butter to the mixture and continue mixing everything again until it combines well. Scrape down using a spoon from the sides of bowl. Add the vanilla extract and large eggs until everything again combines nicely.

  5. Use a small bowl and add the granulated sugar into it. Take 2 tbsp cookie scoop and form tender dough. Then, take a small ball from the dough and gently roll into the ball and coat this to granulated sugar bowl. In same manner make all balls from the dough.

  6. Shift the balls over the ready baking sheets. Make sure there must be a little space among the balls. Make a criss-cross over all the cookies after pressing with a fork. Bake it for 8 to 9 minutes before you shift it to wire rack for cooling.

Recipe Notes

  • If you want to use these cookies for next 7 days store in an airtight container at room temperature.
  • The prepared cookies dough will last up to 3 months. Freeze this dough up to 3 months and each time when you are going to bake it make sure the dough first comes to room temperature.
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