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Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

Double delicious! Nestle a bite-size peanut butter cup in a just-baked peanut butter cookie.

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  • prep time 40 min
  • total time 3 hr 40 min
  • ingredients 4
  • servings 24
 

Ingredients

1
roll (16.5 oz) Pillsbury® refrigerated peanut butter cookies
1
cup miniature candy-coated chocolate baking bits, fall colored (yellow, orange, brown, green, red)
1/2
cup salted peanuts
24
miniature chocolate-covered peanut butter cup candies, unwrapped

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Steps

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, break up cookie dough. Stir or knead in baking bits and peanuts until well blended.
  • 2 Onto ungreased cookie sheets, drop dough by 24 heaping tablespoonfuls 2 inches apart; flatten each slightly with fingers.
  • 3 Bake 10 to 14 minutes or until light golden brown. Immediately top each cookie with 1 peanut butter cup; press lightly into dough. Cool 2 minutes; remove from cookie sheets. Let cookies stand until peanut butter cups are set before storing, about 3 hours.
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, break up cookie dough. Stir or knead in baking bits and peanuts until well blended.
  • 2 Onto ungreased cookie sheets, drop dough by 24 heaping tablespoonfuls 2 inches apart; flatten each slightly with fingers.
  • 3 Bake 10 to 14 minutes or until light golden brown. Immediately top each cookie with 1 peanut butter cup; press lightly into dough. Cool 2 minutes; remove from cookie sheets. Let cookies stand until peanut butter cups are set before storing, about 3 hours.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Love chocolate? Try it with Create 'n Bake™ chocolate chip cookies!

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
180
(
Calories from Fat
80),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
9g
9%
(Saturated Fat
3g,
3%
Trans Fat
1/2g
1/2%
),
Cholesterol
0mg
0%;
Sodium
120mg
120%;
Total Carbohydrate
20g
20%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
14g
14%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
2%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.