Apple Peanut Butter Cookies

From TasteOfHome.com
 

INGREDIENTS

  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1/2 cup chunky peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup grated peeled apple
     

METHOD

  1. In large bowl, cream shortening, peanut butter and sugars until light and fluffy. Beat in egg and vanilla.
  2. Combine dry ingredients; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well. Stir in apple.
  3. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls, 2 inches apart, onto greased baking sheets.
  4. Bake at 375° for 10 to 12 minutes or until golden brown.
  5. Cool for 5 minutes before removing to wire racks.
     

YIELD
About 30 cookies

Posted on September 9, 2015 and filed under cookies & bars.