Prep time: 5 minutes
Cook time: 15 minutes
Makes 2½ dozen
Dave Maples teaches physically impaired children. They cook once a week and he was looking for easy recipes. Last week, the Mailbox featured a three-ingredient fudge recipe from Jean Busse of Lexington, N.C., a retired teacher. This is another easy recipe from Busse.
1 cup peanut butter
1 cup sugar
Mix ingredients together. Drop by the teaspoonful onto an ungreased cookie sheet. Press gently with a fork. Bake at 350 degrees for 12 to 15 minutes.
Per cookie: 79 calories; 2 grams protein; 8 grams carbohydrates; 4 grams fat (1 saturated, 2 monounsaturated, 1 polyunsaturated); 7 milligrams cholesterol; 42 milligrams sodium; 0 fiber; 7 grams sugar; 49 percent calories from fat