Brooke's Nana turns 100 and shares her PB cookie recipe

This is my great grandmother's recipe as of May 11th 2021 she will be turning 100 years old. I have tweaked this recipe over the years and I hope that you enjoy it as much as me and my family continue to do. Happy 100th  Birthday Edith Baker! 


Brooke's #1 go to Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe



  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 3 cups flour
  • 1 ½ cups of peanut butter melted
  • 2 tsp baking soda
  • ½ tsp salt


Thoroughly cream shortening, sugars, eggs and vanilla. Stir in dry ingredients with wet mixture. Pour in peanut butter and mix. Roll into 1 inch balls and place on a ungreased cookie sheet and use a fork to press into cookie dough. Bake @ 350°F for 10-12 mins or until golden.

Cool and enjoy!

Plus, check out our lunch and snack beeswax food storage bags to store your cookies.


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