The Secret Cookie Recipes Grandma (Almost) Wouldn’t Share
Learn how to bake like grandma with these time-tested secret cookie recipes.
My mother insisted that my grandmother write down one recipe for her when Mom got married in 1942: the how to make peanut butter cookies from scratch recipe. That was a real effort because Grandma was a traditional pioneer-type cook who used a little of this or that until it felt right. This treasured recipe is the only one she ever wrote down! —Janet Hall, Clinton, Wisconsin. Next, try this easy-to-make mom’s best cookie recipe.