Soft & Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies

Incredibly thick and soft cookies loaded with peanut butter flavor. Everyone's favorite go-to easy peanut butter cookie recipe!

"These PB cookies are a perfect 10! I’ve never left a recipe review in my life, but these are so deserving! I will forever use this recipe! I doubled the recipe, and still flawless! My goodness, so good!"

- Reader's review


✓ unsalted butter ✓ light brown sugar ✓ egg ✓ vanilla extract ✓ creamy peanut butter ✓ all-purpose flour ✓ baking soda

Cream butter and brown sugar together.


Beat in the egg, vanilla and peanut butter.


Pour in flour and baking soda and mix until combined.


Scoop 1-2 tablespoons of dough and roll into balls. Place on baking sheet and flatten slightly.


Optional: Before baking, use the tongs of a fork to press down in both directions making a criss-cross pattern.


Bake for 7-8 minutes. Don't over-bake!