Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter cookies

I got this recipe from a neighbor when growing up in Colorado.  This is the recipe that I always go back to for peanut butter cookies, you might call it a ‘Tried and True’ recipe.  This recipe is from Lynn Ordorph, Pueblo, Co. 1979.

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Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Peanut Butter cookies
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Servings: 48
Calories: 129kcal


  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoon baking soda


  • Blend all ingredients. Bake at 350 degrees for about 10-12 minutes.


Calories: 129kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 6mg | Sodium: 98mg | Potassium: 50mg | Fiber: 0g | Sugar: 9g | Vitamin A: 10IU | Calcium: 8mg | Iron: 0.5mg

About Stephanie Manley

I recreate your favorite restaurant recipes, so you can prepare these dishes at home. I help you cook dinner, and serve up dishes you know your family will love. You can find most of the ingredients for all of the recipes in your local grocery store.

Stephanie is the author of's Dining Out in the Home, and's Dining Out in the Home 2.

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