Perfectly Delicious Peanut Butter Cookies
20 mins (prep 10, cooking 10)
9 ingredients
60 servings
These yummy cookies were always a favorite growing up. Taken from the Joy of Cooking, my mom used to make these harder by adding extra flour. For a softer, chewier cookie, use the amount noted in the recipe.

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Serving Size (12.99 g)
Servings 60
Amount per Serving
Calories 60.12 Calories from Fat 27.18
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 3.02g 278.32%
Saturated Fat 1.25g 375.86%
Trans Fat 0.06g %
Cholesterol 4.24mg 84.78%
Sodium 64.73mg 161.83%
Total Carbohydrate 7.51g 150.2%
Dietary Fiber 0.53 g 126.31%
Sugars 4.29 g %
Protein 1.44g 172.42%
Vitamin A 49.54IU% Vitamin C 0.0mg%
Calcium 4.54mg% Iron 0.2mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4