This is the best peanut butter cookie recipe that I have had! My Husband loves them so much he will even make them himself, The recipe is from a cookbook that I got for free at Costco, got to love Costco!
2 Cups Quick-cooking Oats
2 Cups All-purpose Flour
1 Teaspoon Baking Powder
1 Teaspoon Baking Soda
1/4 Teaspoon Salt
1 Cup Butter, or margarine or shortening
1 Cup Peanut Butter, creamy or crunchy
1 Cup Granulated Sugar
1 Cup Brown Sugar, firmly packed
2 Each Eggs
3 Teaspoons Vanilla Extract
2 Cups Peanut Butter Chips, or chocolate chips
1. Preheat oven to 350ºF.
2. In a small bowl, combine oats, flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt; set aside.
3. In a large bowl, with an electric mixer on medium speed, beat butter and peanut butter until smooth. Beat in sugars, then eggs and vanilla until blended. Beat in flour mixture just until blended. Stir in peanut butter chips.
4. On ungreased baking sheets, drop dough by rounded tablespoonfuls, 2 inches apart.
5. Bake for 13 minutes, or until golden. Remove the cookies to a wire rack and let cool completely.
6. Makes 6 dozen.