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Classic Peanut Butter Cookies - PiperCooks
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Classic Peanut Butter Cookies

These classic peanut butter cookies are the perfect cookies treat for your next peanut butter craving.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time14 mins
Total Time24 mins
Course: cookie
Keyword: butter, cookie, peanut
Servings: 3 dozen


  • ½ cup butter at room temperature
  • cup smooth peanut butter
  • 1 ⅓ cup white sugar + ¼ cup for flattening optional
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 ½ cup all-purpose flour
  • ½ teaspoon baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon sea salt


  • Preheat oven to 350F. Line a cookie sheet with a silicone baking mat (or parchment paper).
  • In the bowl of a stand mixer, cream together the butter, peanut butter and sugar until smooth and well combined.
  • Add the eggs and mix until fully combined.
  • In a small bowl, whisk together the flour, salt, baking soda and baking powder.
  • Add dry ingredients to the mixer bowl and mix to combine fully.
  • Using a 1 ½ tablespoon cookie scoop, place cookie dough mounds on prepared cookie sheet.
  • Dip a fork into sugar and then use the fork to flatten the cookie dough ball.
  • Bake for 14 minutes, or until done.