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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.