On Line Cookbook

Unbelievable Peanut Butter Cookies

Recipe Information
Serves/Makes:24 cookies

  • 1 cup (225 ml) peanut butter (smooth or chunky)
  • 1 cup (225 ml) sugar
  • 1 egg
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees (175 C.).
  • Mix all ingredients well.
  • Form in small balls of about 1 inch diameter.
  • Place on ungreased cookie sheet about 2 inches apart.
  • Press balls in criss-cross pattern with fork tines to flatten.
  • Bake 6 - 9 minutes (adjust time for crisper/softer cookies)
  • Let cool before removing from cookie sheet.
This recipe came from a cookbook that is no longer in print to my knowledge. When the ingredients of the recipe are shared with friends, people find it unbelievable that there are only 3 ingredients and no flour -- hence the name. This is a perfect recipe for getting the kids involved in cooking.