This is a wonderful chewy cookie that melts in your mouth. So easy to make that they could become addictive.
1 cube butter, softened
3/4 cup peanut butter
1/2 cup white sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla
3/4 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 3/4 cups flour
In mixing bowl mix butter, sugars, peanut butter until light and fluffy.
Add egg and vanilla, mix well.
Add baking soda, salt and flour, mix well.
Put in refrigerator for 15 minutes to chill.
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Roll into 1 inch balls and place on baking sheet covered with parchment.
Bake for 8-10 minutes. Cookies are done when the edges turn a light golden brown.
*cookies do not spread much, so for a flatter cookie smash ball slightly.
** Splenda or other sugar substitute works well in these cookies.