There are many kinds of peanut butter cookie, including a flourless one popular with hounds. They also like other styles that pack extra peanut oomph.

gmm‘s favorite is Cook’s Illustrated’s recipe, which uses crunchy peanut butter and ground peanuts. ChefJune says her “hands-down favorite recipe” is the unusual Peanut Minus Cookies, made with maple syrup and brown rice flour but without eggs or butter. “Best peanut butter cookies I’ve ever made or eaten,” she says.

bushwickgirl is a big fan of CHOW’s Triple-Peanut Peanut Butter Cookies, which include roasted peanuts and peanut butter chips. “Notice the word ‘triple’ in the recipe title,” she says, “peanut upon peanut upon peanut butter.”

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