Easiest Peanut Butter Cookies

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Today I’ve got one of my easiest desserts recipes to share with you!  I first learned to make these in the sixth grade when I was in the Future Homemakers Club (now known as Family Career and Community Leaders of America or FCCLA)

It became an instant favorite of mine, and I immediate went home and shared it with my family.  And it’s been fave easy-fix recipe of mine ever since! Ordinarily I make these around Christmas, but today with the red sprinkles on white chocolate they are a Valentine’s treat!


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Recipe for Easiest Peanut Butter Cookies:

Ingredients:

1 package of crackers (Ritz or Town House)
1 package almond bark
peanut butter
spinkles (optional)

Directions: Spread peanut butter on to crackers and top with another cracker to make a sandwich.    Amount of peanut butter depends on your preference. I like a thick sandwich, so I’ll put a “glob” of peanut butter (or if you’d like a more technical term, I’d say a tablespoon full…more or less).

After you’ve made all your sandwiches, place almond bark in a microwave bowl and microwave in 15 second increments, stirring in between to prevent sticking. Then dip your sandwich cookies one at time. Retrieve them with a spoon, fork, or candy dipper if you have one.

Add the sprinkles immediately after dipping, as the almond bark will harden very quickly.

If you’re almond bark starts to harden in the bowl before you finished dipping the cookies, heat in in the microwave for an additional 15 seconds.

Place in a container on the counter. You can also store these in the refrigerator if you prefer or freeze them for later.

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Comments

  1. A lady at church made these with chocolate almond bark and they were awesome! Enjoy!

  2. That looks like a super easy recipe Jerri, definitely I can make my kids do this….Thanks for sharing..

    -Mythreyi
    Yum! Yum! Yum!

  3. Dorothy @ Crazy for Crust says:

    Awesome! So easy I could go make some right now…well…maybe it's not such a great idea? 😉

  4. Kassi at Truly Lovely says:

    Those look and sound delicious!!! I love peanut butter anything… but with the chocolate!!! Yum!

  5. Jessa Irene says:

    These sound amazing!! Sharing this on Pinterest!

  6. Mlissabeth says:

    The red sugar makes them so pretty and festive.

  7. Heather McMullin says:

    I would love for you to link this recipe up to my Famous Linkz Party! http://www.made-famous-by.com

    Hugs,
    Heather aka Made Famous By

  8. Maria Matter says:

    Ooo, I love easy recipes! these would be fun to make for valentine's day with the red sprinkles, thanks for the recipe!

  9. Yum! My grandma used to make these! This makes me SO hungry for some!

  10. Mmm what a yummy idea. Pinning it!

    vb-creations.blogspot.com

  11. Allison @ Alli 'n Son says:

    Sometimes the easiest recipes are the best. These sound wonderful.

  12. Hani@Craftionary says:

    This looks delicious! Thanks for linking up..

  13. Miz Helen says:

    Hi Jerri,
    I just love the frosting on your cookies, yum! This is a great cookie that we will really enjoy. Hope you are having a great week end and thank you so much for sharing with Full Plate Thursday.
    Come Back Soon!
    Miz Helen

  14. Sharon @ Elizabeth & Co. says:

    Oh yum! I bet these just melt in your mouth! Thanks for sharing!

  15. Jenn Erickson says:

    Thank you so much for sharing your talent and creativity on “A Little Birdie Told Me…” at Rook No. 17! Looking forward to seeing what inspirations you’ll share tomorrow!
    Warmest wishes,
    Jenn

  16. Oh my I think I will love these cookies!
    Thank you!

  17. Trish - Mom On Timeout says:

    You've got to love recipes with just a few ingredients! They look delicious! Thank you so much for sharing at Taking A Timeout Thursday!

  18. Sarah @ Homestyle Cooking Around The World says:

    Lovely cookies and I love the ingredients- will be trying them soon!

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