Christmas In July

Peanut Butter And Jelly Cookies

 

Peanut Butter And Jelly Cookies

 Ingredients:

  • 4 tbsp. vegetable shortening
  • 4 tbsp. unsalted butter
  • ½ cup smooth peanut butter
  • ½ cup sugar
  • ½ cup light-brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tbsp. milk
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • Grape or strawberry jam and extra peanut butter, to finish

 Method:

Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Have ready a cookie sheet. Cream shortening, butter and peanut butter together with the sugars. Beat in egg, milk and vanilla. Sift flour with baking soda and salt. Add to egg mixture and continue mixing until thoroughly combined. Pinch off teaspoons of dough, roll into balls, and place on cookie sheet. Flatten slightly with fork. Bake until lightly browned, 10 to 12 minutes. Allow cookies to cool before spreading with peanut butter and jelly. Top with another cookie to make “sandwiches.”

 Tested in the THASC kitchen. Photo by THASC.

 THASC is a unique small American business producing cards and other promotional products.

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PBJ Cookie Bars- Sweet Treat Saturday

If you are a lover of peanut butter and jelly cookies, you are in for a treat.
Fun to make, even more fun to eat!

PBJ Cookie Bars
PBJ Cookie Bars

What You’ll Need

  • 1 package yellow cake mix with pudding in the mix
  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • ½ cup vegetable oil
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup strawberry jam
  • 1 cup peanut butter chips

What To Do

  1. FullSizeRender2Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees. Line 15×10 inch jelly-roll pan with foil and spray with nonstick cooking spray
  2. Beat cake mix, peanut butter, oil and eggs in large bowl with electric mixer at medium speed until well blended. With damp hands, press mixture evenly into bottom of prepared baking pan. Bake 20 minutes; cool in pan on wire rack.
  3. Please jam in small microwavable bowl. Microwave on HIGH 20 seconds to soften. Spread jam evenly over cookie base. Sprinkle peanut butter chips over top.
  4. Bake 10 minutes or until edges are browned. Cool completely in pan on wire rack. Remove foil; cute into bars.

Prep time: 20 minutes
Bake time: 30 minutes

Tested in the THASC kitchen. Photo by THASC.
THASC is a unique small American business producing cards and other promotional products.
www.thasc.com