Peanut Butter Shapes

Cut these cookies into rounds and sandwich them together with a little chocolate frosting.

Makes: 48Hands-on: 15 minutesTotal: 8 hours 25 minutesDifficulty: Easy


Makes: 48

Ingredients

  • 1⁄2 cup unsalted butter
  • 1⁄2 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1 large egg
  • 1⁄2 cup sugar
  • 1⁄2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
  • 1 1⁄2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3⁄4 tsp. baking soda
  • 1⁄8 tsp. salt

Directions

  • Beat butter and peanut butter together until smooth. Add egg and sugars.
  • Mix in dry ingredients until well blended. Cover tightly; chill overnight.
  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Line a baking sheet with parchment.
  • On a floured surface, roll dough 1⁄8 inch thick. Cut out desired shapes; place on baking sheet. Sprinkle with turbinado sugar.
  • Bake 8 to 10 minutes. Cool completely.