clock clock icon cutlery cutlery icon flag flag icon folder folder icon instagram instagram icon pinterest pinterest icon facebook facebook icon print print icon squares squares icon

Flourless Peanut Butter Cookie

  • Author: Raymund
  • Prep Time: 10 mins
  • Cook Time: 10 mins
  • Total Time: 20 mins
  • Category: Snack
  • Cuisine: American


Flourless Peanut Butter Cookie is a type of cookie using peanut butter as its main ingredient. This cookie originated in the United States during the 1910’s when American agricultural educator George Washington Carver promoted peanut as a replacement for the cotton crop when it was heavily damaged by the boll weevil.



  • 1 cup crunchy peanut butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 large egg, lightly beaten
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract


  1. In a bowl mix all ingredients together until well combined.
  2. Place a tablespoonful of mixture in a pan lined with baking sheets, giving a 1 inch of space in between dough.
  3. Flatten dough with fork then place on a 180C preheated oven and bake for 10 minutes or until edges turn golden brown.