Irresistible Jif Peanut Butter Cookies

These peanut butter cookies are truly irresistible. Packed with Jif® creamy peanut butter flavor, this recipe is perfect for any occasion.
Prep Time 15 min
Cook Time 8 Min
Servings 36
Difficulty Easy


  • 3/4 cup Jif® Creamy Peanut Butter
  • 1/2 cup shortening or butter
  • 1 1/4 cups firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 3 tablespoons milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt


  • Step 1

    HEAT oven to 375ºF. Combine peanut butter, shortening or butter, brown sugar, milk and vanilla in large bowl. Beat at medium speed of electric mixer until well blended. Add egg. Beat just until blended.

  • Step 2

    COMBINE flour, baking soda and salt. Add to creamed mixture at low speed. Mix just until blended. Drop by rounded measuring tablespoonfuls of dough 2-inches apart onto greased baking sheet. Flatten slightly in a crisscross pattern with tines of fork.

  • Step 3

    BAKE one baking sheet at a time for 7 to 8 minutes, or until set and just beginning to brown. Cool 2 minutes on baking sheet. Remove cookies to cooling rack to cool completely.