Peanut butter cookies for your friends, family, or to your loved ones? It is perhaps the best way to give your loved ones the gifts which you have made. The common types of food are cakes, pies, cookies. But these peanut butter cookies will make the ordinary one a little different. It is better to give these cookies as a gift. Making these cookies is really easy, and you can make it in no time. It is also very much cheaper than material things. Also, when you make these and gift it, they will surely love to eat these.
How To Make The Classic Peanut Butter Cookies:
Unsalted butter (one cup), crunchy peanut butter (one cup), white sugar (one cup). You will also need packed brown sugar (one cup), eggs (two), two and a half cup of all-purpose flour. Take baking powder (one tsp), salt (half a tsp), baking soda (one and a half tsp).
Methods To Make It:
Take a bowl and add butter, peanut butter, sugar, and mix to get the creamy consistency. Now add the butter mixture. Put this dough in the refrigerator and let it chill for about an hour or so. Now with the dough, make one-inch od balls and then put them in the baking sheets. With the help of the fork flat each of the balls and make a crisscross pattern. Bake these cookies in the 375 degrees Fahrenheit preheated oven for about 10 mins. Till the cookies are brown in color.
How To Make The Soft Peanut Butter Cookies:
You will need all-purpose flour (one and a half cups), baking soda (half a teaspoon), salt (one-fourth tsp). Also, you need to be softened unsalted butter (half a cup), light brown sugar (three-fourth cups), granulated sugar (one-fourth cup). You require creamy peanut butter (three-fourth cup). Egg of a large size (one). Vanilla extract (one tsp), granulated sugar (three tbsp, optional).
Methods To Make It:
Preheat your oven at a temperature of about 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Put two big size baking sheets along with the parchment paper or the silicone baking mats. Keep them aside. Take a large mixing bowl, add the flour, salt, and baking soda. Keep it aside. Take a bowl of the stand mixer that you need to fit with the paddle attachment. You can also take a bowl and add the butter, granulated and brown sugar. Whisk it to get the creamy consistency till it is nicely combined.
Now add the peanut butter and continue mixing. Add the egg and vanilla extract and mix nicely. Now add the dry ingredients and mix till it gets nicely combines. In a small bowl, put three tablespoons of the granulated sugar. Now roll the dough in the shape of a ball. With the granulated sugar coat the cookie balls. Out each of these on the prepared baking sheets. Use the fork to flatten it and make patterns with a fork. Bake them at a temperature of about 350 degrees Fahrenheit. When it cooked remove from the oven and let it cool.