Submitted by: Terry Wilson, Ava, Mo.

Ingredients:

• 1 C butter

• 1 C peanut butter

• 1 1/4 C sugar, divided

• 1 C brown sugar

• 2 eggs

• 1 tsp vanilla

• 2 1/2 C flour

• 1 tsp baking soda

• 1 tsp baking powder

• 1/2 tsp salt

• Nuts, chocolate Kisses or jam

Directions:

Combine butter, peanut butter, 1 C sugar, brown sugar, eggs and vanilla. Beat until fluffy. Add flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt. Beat well and shape into 1-inch balls, then roll into sugar. Place 2 inches apart on an ungreased cookie sheet. Bake at 350 degrees for 10 to 12 minutes, or until brown. Once removed from oven, immediately press nuts or
Kisses on top.  For jam, press cookies with a thumb, then fill impression with jam. Cool and store in an air-tight container.

AdministratorRecipesAva,cookies,Dessert,Missouri,Soft Peanut Butter Crinkles,Terry WilsonSubmitted by: Terry Wilson, Ava, Mo. Ingredients: • 1 C butter • 1 C peanut butter • 1 1/4 C sugar, divided • 1 C brown sugar • 2 eggs • 1 tsp vanilla • 2 1/2 C flour • 1 tsp baking soda • 1 tsp baking powder • 1/2 tsp salt • Nuts, chocolate Kisses or jam Directions: Combine butter, peanut...The Ozarks' most read farm newspaper, reaching more than 58,000 readers in Missouri, Arkansas and Oklahoma