These chewy sumptuous peanut butter cookie will not leave you guessing if it is peanut butter. These pack a good forward peanut taste on the palate.
[recipe title="Peanuty Peanut Butter Cookies" servings="makes 2 dozen cookies" time="45 min" difficulty="easy"]
- 2 cups of all-purpose flour
- 3/4 cups of finely ground peanuts
- 1/2 tsp baking soda
- 1/4 tsp of baking powder
- 1/2 tsp of salt (decrease if you are using salted ground peanuts)
- 1 cup of brown sugar
- 1 cup of white sugar
- 1 cup of butter
- 1 cup of chunky peanut butter
- 3 eggs
- 2 tsp vanilla extract
Preheat oven to 325 degrees F
Combine your dry ingredients in a bowl (flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt) with the finely ground peanuts, mix well. Blend sugars with your butter using a mixer till light in color. Add eggs, peanut butter and vanilla and continue mixing till light and fluffy.
Add flour mixture till just mixed. Drop by spoonfuls onto a cookie sheet. Press gently with fork tines to form crosshatch pattern. Bake 15 minor till edges are slightly brown.