Merry Christmas!

blur-bright-candy-260470Merry Christmas from everyone at Rancho Cal Insurance Services. We hope your holidays are filled with fun, joy, and laughter, both now, and through the coming year. One of the traditions we enjoy every Christmas is making cookies with the entire family. We like the traditional favorites like sugar, chocolate chip, and peanut butter. This recipe from Land O Lakes is fantastic and very easy for the little ones!

Classic Peanut Butter Cookies

Ingredients

1 cup firmly packed brown sugar

1/2 cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened

1/2 cup peanut butter

1 large Land O Lakes® Egg

1 teaspoon vanilla

1/2 cups all-purpose flour

1/2 teaspoon baking powder

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

1/2 teaspoon salt

Sugar

Directions:

  1. STEP 1

    Heat oven to 350°F.

  2. STEP 2

    Combine brown sugar, butter and peanut butter in bowl. Beat on medium speed until well mixed. Add egg and vanilla; continue beating until well mixed. Add flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Beat at low speed until well mixed.

  3. STEP 3

    Shape dough into 1 1/2-inch balls; roll in sugar. Place 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets; flatten balls in criss-cross pattern with fork dipped in sugar. Bake 8-10 minutes or until edges are lightly browned.