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The Best Peanut Butter Cookies

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword best peanut butter cookies, peanut butter cookie recipe, peanut butter cookies


  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • pinch of salt


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Spray cookie sheets with cooking spray.
  2. Combine all ingredients in a medium bowl and stir together until smooth.
  3. Roll into 1 inch balls and then place 2 inches apart onto prepared cookie sheets. Flatten each ball with a fork, making a criss-cross pattern.
  4. Bake for 8 to 10 minutes in the oven. Allow cookies to cool on baking sheet for 5 minutes before removing to a wire rack to cool completely.