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Peanut Butter Cookies

It just is not cookie season, with out these tender peanut butter cookies
Prep Time 30 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 40 mins
Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Servings 3 Dozen
Calories 971 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 120 grams unsalted butter Softened, ~ 1/2 cup
  • 100 grams Brown Sugar ~ 1/2 cup, packed
  • 120 grams Peanut Butter ~ 1/2 cup, creamy or chunky
  • 100 grams Granulated Sugar ~ 1/2 cup
  • 1 ea Egg Jumbo
  • 192 grams AP Flour ~ 1.5 cups
  • 5 grams Baking Soda ~ 3/4 tsp
  • 2 grams Baking Powder ~ 1/2 tsp
  • Chocolates to dress
  • 2 grams salt ~ 1/2 tsp

Instructions
 

  • Heat oven to 375
  • In stand mixer cream butter and sugars on high until light and fluffy
  • Beat in the peanut butter, and egg on medium, incorporate well
  • Stir in flour, baking powder, baking soda on low, using three batches
  • When dough forms, dish out with #30 disher, form into balls
  • Place balls on a parchment lined 1/2 sheet tray. ~ 2" apart
  • Bake until edges are light brown, ~ 8-10 minutes
  • Press a chocolate into each cookie and remove to cool on a cooling rack

Notes

A basic classic cookie.
I've roasted and made my own peanut butter, I've pressed the balls out with the bottom of a glass, dipped in bourbon, and then in granulated sugar.
One can add roasted unsalted peanuts into the mx as well.
Just be careful about those who may have nut allergies.

Nutrition

Calories: 971kcalCarbohydrates: 107gProtein: 16gFat: 57gSaturated Fat: 26gCholesterol: 87mgSodium: 1352mgPotassium: 469mgFiber: 4gSugar: 72gVitamin A: 1000IUCalcium: 151mgIron: 3mg
Keyword Chocolate, Cookies, Peanut Butter
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