Peanuty Peanut Butter Cookies

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"]

Ingredients:

  • 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

Directions:

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.

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