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Double Peanut Butter Cookies

Oxmoor House
Yield 2 dozen
Enjoy these soft, chewy, peanut-buttery cookies warm from the oven.


  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 3/4 cup creamy peanut butter, divided
  • 1/4 cup light corn syrup
  • 1 tablespoon milk

How to Make It

  1. Combine flour, sugar, baking soda and salt. Blend in shortening and 1/2 cup peanut butter until mixture resembles coarse meal. Blend in syrup and milk.

  2. Form into a roll 2 inches thick; chill at least 30 minutes. Cut into 1/8-inch to 1/4-inch-thick slices. Arrange half the slices on ungreased baking sheets; spread each with 1/2 teaspoon peanut butter. Top with remaining slices; seal edges with a fork.

  3. Bake at 350° for 12 minutes or until golden.

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