Chocolate-Filled Cashew Cookies

Top a chocolate-filled sugar cookie with a tasty, rich cashew.

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  • prep time 1 hr 15 min
  • total time 1 hr 15 min
  • ingredients 5
  • servings 46
 

Ingredients

1
roll Pillsbury® refrigerated sugar cookies
1/4
cup all-purpose flour
1
cup salted cashews or peanuts, chopped
1
bag (13 oz) milk chocolate candy drops or pieces (about 81), unwrapped
46
salted whole cashews or peanuts

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  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, break up cookie dough. Stir or knead in flour and chopped cashews until well blended. Shape dough into 46 (1-inch) balls. Wrap each ball of dough around 1 milk chocolate candy. On ungreased cookie sheets, place 2 inches apart.
  • 2 Bake 9 to 11 minutes or until cookies are set and edges are light golden brown. Cool 1 minute; remove from cookie sheets to cooling racks. Cool 15 minutes.
  • 3 Meanwhile, in small microwavable bowl, microwave remaining milk chocolate candies uncovered on High 1 minute; stir until smooth. If necessary, microwave 10 seconds longer.
  • 4 Swirl 1/2 teaspoon melted chocolate on top of each cookie. Press 1 whole cashew into chocolate on each cookie.
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, break up cookie dough. Stir or knead in flour and chopped cashews until well blended. Shape dough into 46 (1-inch) balls. Wrap each ball of dough around 1 milk chocolate candy. On ungreased cookie sheets, place 2 inches apart.
  • 2 Bake 9 to 11 minutes or until cookies are set and edges are light golden brown. Cool 1 minute; remove from cookie sheets to cooling racks. Cool 15 minutes.
  • 3 Meanwhile, in small microwavable bowl, microwave remaining milk chocolate candies uncovered on High 1 minute; stir until smooth. If necessary, microwave 10 seconds longer.
  • 4 Swirl 1/2 teaspoon melted chocolate on top of each cookie. Press 1 whole cashew into chocolate on each cookie.

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
120
(
Calories from Fat
60),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
7g
7%
(Saturated Fat
2g,
2%
Trans Fat
1/2g
1/2%
),
Cholesterol
5mg
5%;
Sodium
50mg
50%;
Total Carbohydrate
12g
12%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
8g
8%
),
Protein
2g
2%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
4%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.