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Homemade Slice and Bake Peanut Butter Cookies

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Category: Cookies

 Ingredients List

  • 2 c Vegetable shortening
  • 2 c Granulated sugar
  • 2 c Packed brown sugar
  • 2 c Peanut butter -- creamy or
  • Chunky
  • 2 ts Vanilla extract
  • 4 Eggs
  • 5 c Unbleached flour
  • 4 ts Baking soda


Cut four 14" x 12" pieces of waxed paper or plastic wrap. Set aside.

In a large bowl, cream butter or margarine with the granulated and brown
sugars and the peanut butter. Beat in vanilla extract and eggs until light
and fluffy. In a large bowl, combine flour and baking soda. Stir flour
mixture into egg and butter mixtu

Divide the dough into 4 pieces. Shape each piece into an 8" - 10" roll.
Wrap rolls in waxed paper. Place the rolls in a rectangular freezer
container with a tight fitting lid, or into a large freezer zip-lock bag,
or wrap well in a piece of heavy duty

To prepare cookies: Slightly thaw one roll of peanut butter cookie dough.
Preheat oven to 350ø. Cut the dough into 1" thick slices; cut each slice
into quarters and roll each quarter into a ball. Arrange balls on
ungreased cookie sheets, placing abou

Makes 4 rolls of cookie dough, or enough for about 12 dozen cookies.

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