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Apple Peanut Butter Cookies


Your favorite afternoon snack, in cookie form! Does it get much better than this? Baked apples and delicious melty peanut butter make the most delicious cookies!

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  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1/2 cup chunky peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 to 1 cup apples, peeled and grated


Servings 30
Preparation time 20mins
Cooking time 30mins


Step 1

In a large bowl, cream the shortening, peanut butter and sugars until light and fluffy. Beat in egg and vanilla.

Combine the dry ingredients; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well. Stir in apple.

Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls 2 inches apart onto greased baking sheets.

Bake at 375°F for 10 to 12 minutes or until golden brown. Cool for 5 minutes before removing to wire racks.

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