Monday, January 13, 2014

♢Peanut and Sesame Seeds Cookies♢

Peanut Butter is Nat's favourite.
She can have at least a few slices of peanut butter bread in a day and everyday...
This is one cookie she fancied as well... :-D

These cookies are crunchy and I personally feel that there are a little too dry but nonetheless, the aroma of peanut butter and sesame seeds somehow override the dryness.

The girls helped out and they had fun shaping the dough into a small little ball and flattened them. 
1 portion of this recipe could yield about 40~ cookies, depending on the size of your desired shapes.

If you like these crunchy dry cookies, a peanut butter lover, you might wanna try these cookies.

Recipe as adapted from:
Baking with Natural Ingredients
by Chef Alan Kok

(With slight modifications)
70g butter
70g icing sugar
1 egg
1/2 tsp salt
120g crunchy peanut butter (I used peanut butter)
2 tbsp black sesame seeds, toasted
200g plain flour (I used top flour)
1/2 tsp baking powder

• In a mixing bowl, cream butter & icing sugar until fluffy. Add in egg and mix well.
• Add in the remaining ingredients and mix into a dough.
• Divide dough into small little portions and shape into small balls. Place onto a baking tray and flatten slightly.
• Bake in a preheated oven at 160°C for 12~15mins or until golden brown.
• Remove and leave to cool before storing.

I will be submitting this bake to BAKE-ALONG : CHINESE NEW YEAR COOKIES

Do join along with Lena, Zoe & Joyce, and other bakers in this bake-along.


  1. they look good to me.... the combination of peanut butter and sesame seeds is fabulous!

  2. I have never tried baking cookies using peanut butter! It must be really peanutty fragrant!
    Thanks for sharing with BA!

  3. there was also one time long ago i baked chinese peanut cookies using peanut butter..not bad actually..nat must be eating these a lot :)

  4. Hi Charmaine,

    We are big fan of PB too! The cookies that I baked with PB are usually quite la-gu in our family :D Your PB cookies with sesame seeds must be extra fragrant and double dielish :D


  5. Hi Mimi,

    Wishing you a Happy Lunar New Year :)


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