Peanut Butter and Jelly Cookies
Made with creamy peanut butter, rolled in crunchy peanuts and topped with your favorite jelly, they are simply irresistible!
Recipe type: Dessert
Serves: 3 dozen
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 Cup flour
  • ½ Cup peanut butter
  • ½ Cup butter, softened
  • ½ Cup granulated sugar
  • ½ Cup light brown sugar, packed
  • 1 egg
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 1 Cup chopped peanuts
  • Your favorite jelly
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. In a medium bowl, combine flour and baking soda; set aside
  3. In an electric mixer, cream peanut butter and butter
  4. Add sugars; cream well
  5. Add egg, vanilla and salt, mixing well
  6. Gradually mix in flour mixture
  7. Roll dough {it will be sticky} into ¾-inch balls
  8. Roll balls in chopped nuts and place 1-inch apart on greased cookie sheet
  9. Press down center of each cookie with your thumb
  10. Bake for 10 -15 minutes, or until slightly brown on edges
  11. Cool slightly before transferring to cookie sheet to cool completely
  12. Fill centers of cookies with your favorite jelly {I used peach}
Recipe by A Night Owl Blog at