Mrs. Fields Peanut Butter Cookies
1 c Peanut butter -- creamy
1 c Butter -- softened
1 1/4 c Sugar
1 1/4 c Dark brown sugar
1/4 t Salt
1/2 t Baking soda
2 c Flour
Preheat oven to 300ºF.
In a medium bowl, combine flour, soda, and salt. Mix well
with a wire whisk.
In a large bowl, blend sugars using a mixer at medium speed.
Add butter and mix to form a grainy paste.
Add eggs, peanut butter, and vanilla. Mix at medium speed
until light and fluffy. Add the flour mixture and mix at low speed until just
mixed. (Do not overmix).
Drop by rounded tablespoons onto an ungreased cookie sheet, 1
1/2 inches apart. With a wet fork, gently press a crisscross pattern on top of
Bake for 8-22 minutes until cookies are slightly brown along
the edges. Transfer cookies immediately to cool surface with a spatula.
Mrs. Fields Cookie Book