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Peanut Butter and Bran Cookies

Rated as 4.51 out of 5 Stars

"Creamy and crispy and good for you, too! Don't over-bake!"
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33 m servings 65
Original recipe yields 84 servings (7 dozen)


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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. In a bowl, beat together the butter, brown sugar, white sugar, vanilla, peanut butter and eggs. In a separate bowl, mix the flour, bran, oats, and baking soda. Stir the flour mixture into the butter mixture until smooth. Drop by rounded teaspoons onto an ungreased cookie sheet.
  3. Bake for 15 to 18 minutes in the preheated oven. Remove to a rack to cool.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 65 calories; 4 6.7 1.3 10 62 Full nutrition

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Most helpful positive review

I made mine with Smart Balance butter substitute & Egg Beaters & they were STILL great! Plus with all that natural fiber, they're so good FOR you

Most helpful critical review

Cookies were delish, but the cooking time i found was too long ... burnt the first batch when I left it in for 13mins ... Try 10mins for a chewy treat! Also I replaces the wheat bran and rolled ...

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I made mine with Smart Balance butter substitute & Egg Beaters & they were STILL great! Plus with all that natural fiber, they're so good FOR you

This recipe turned out just like I expected it to. They came out perfectly after about twelve minutes. My only complaint is the high fat content, from all the butter plus high-fat peanut butte...

First off, I changed a handful of ingredients. Instead of the butter I substituted applesauce (cut down on the greasiness of the other reviews), cut the white sugar in half, used whole wheat flo...

Good, but I used whole wheat flour and they came out burned at 15 minutes. Better at 10-12 minutes

Yum! Cooked for 12 minutes used 1/2 cup butter added teaspoon of salt added chocolate chips to half - delicious both ways! The best thing is that they don't taste "healthy" just good

I substituted 1/4 c. flour for cocoa powder because nothing goes together better than chocolate and peanut butter. I think these cookies are great! I generally like soft cookies, but the crunc...

I added a bit extra brown sugar and took out some white sugar. They came out soft. They are a solid 4 until I add raisins or chocolate chips, it adds to them just enough. I decrease the temp to ...

They seemed a bit bland at first, so I added some chocolate chips and it helped a lot. They were super greasy, but didn't spread out too much, they we quite pretty cookies. I used chunky peanut ...

they are very tasty...the only thing is...I have a gas only took mine 7 minutes to cook, and I only cooked them at 300....I nearly burnt the first batch cooking them that high and tha...