Peanut Butter Cookie Press Cookies Recipe

This year we are doing a Two Classy Chics Virtual Holiday Cookie Exchange! You will be able to find all of the cookie recipes from the staff here at Two Classy Chics by visiting our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide page.


Peanut Butter Cookie Press Cookies Recipe

Preheat Oven to 375 degrees.

½ cup shortening ½ cup creamy peanut butter
½ cup granulated sugar 1¼ cups sifted all-purpose flour
½ cup brown sugar ½ teaspoon soda
1 egg beaten ¼ teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon hot water

Cream the shortening. Gradually add sugars and cream well. Add the egg, hot water and peanut butter. Sift flour, soda and salt together. Gradually add dry ingredients to the creamed mixture. Fill a cookie press. Form cookie on ungreased cookie tray.

Bake for 10 to 12 minutes. Yield: 4 dozen cookies.

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  1. Sarah Hayes says:

    Ive never made cookie like this before but they look neat. Id def love to eat them with a glass of chocolate milk. YUM

  2. Jo-Ann Brightman says:

    I am glad that there is a virtual cookie exchange in TCC and shall be following it closely, I have never made peanut butter cookies with a cookie press and this is something I shall have to try.

  3. My cookie press doesn’t get as much use as it should, but I think I’ll be giving this peanut butter cookie recipe a try soon. What a nice change from the usual butter cookies! Thanks for sharing this recipe. I’ve pinned it as a reminder to myself.

  4. I don’t usually see peanut butter cookies with a cookie press. I’ll have to hunt mine down. I normally use the fork tines pattern on the top, lol.

  5. I have not had peanut butter cookies in a while, I’ll give this a try. Thank you for sharing this recipe.

  6. ellen beck says:

    These look terific. I remember y Mom making spritz cookies for the holidays shaped identically!

  7. I haven’t used a cookie press since I was a kid, and I never thought of making peanut butter cookies this way, but I love it!!! Nice recipe!

  8. Sherry Compton says:

    Yummy and easy to make. I like how extravagant these look. It uses simply ingredients and steps too.

  9. Friederike Graedener says:

    Yummy. Thank you for sharing. I will have to try this recipe this year.

  10. This is a nice simple recipe. No cookie press at my house.

  11. This looks so so so good!!! thank you!

  12. Shelley Joy P says:

    I love peanut butter cookies! Thanks for sharing! I’ve never used a cookie press before but now I want to 🙂 Your cookies look so beautiful! Do you think it would work for shortbread?

  13. I love the look of these and I can not remember the last time I had peanut butter cookies thanks for sharing this recipe and have a nice day.

  14. Tamra Phelps says:

    I love anything peanut butter flavored! These look great & I love the pattern on top.