Yesterday, out of the blue, I developed a sudden desire to eat peanut butter cookies. To fight the temptation, I first vacuumed the entrance hall. Then I went for a swim. Then I took Lily the Beagle for a long walk. And when we returned from our stroll, I made a big batch of peanut butter cookies.
Peanut butter cookies are so delicious they should be illegal. They are sinfully easy to make, too. I use the same 3-ingredient recipe that’s been floating around the internet of late. It’s the same recipe that I and millions of other cookie enthusiasts have been using for decades.
Bake on the center rack of a preheated 325°F oven until done — 15 minutes. By the looks of things, you’ll think the cookies are under-baked. But just let them cool on the baking sheet for 15 minutes, and they will firm up beautifully.
In the comments field below, let me know if you’d like to give these blissful bites a try. Meanwhile, here’s the printable recipe:
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