Peanut Blossoms

Peanut butter and chocolate come together in these classic cookies – a tasty dessert.

  • prep time 60 min
  • total time 60 min
  • ingredients 12
  • servings 48

Ingredients

1 3/4
cups all purpose flour
1/2
cup sugar
1/2
cup firmly packed brown sugar
1
teaspoon baking soda
1/2
teaspoon salt
1/2
cup shortening
1/2
cup peanut butter
2
tablespoons milk
1
teaspoon vanilla
1
egg
Sugar
48
Hershey's® Kisses® Brand milk chocolates, unwrapped
  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. In large bowl, combine flour, 1/2 cup sugar, brown sugar, baking soda, salt, shortening, peanut butter, milk, vanilla and egg; mix with electric mixer on low speed until stiff dough forms.
  • 2 Shape dough into 1-inch balls; roll in sugar. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets.
  • 3 Bake at 375°F. for 10 to 12 minutes or until golden brown. Immediately top each cookie with 1 milk chocolate candy, pressing down firmly so cookie cracks around edge; remove from cookie sheets.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Cookie
    Calories
    100
    (
    Calories from Fat
    45),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    5g
    5%
    (Saturated Fat
    2g,
    2%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    5mg
    5%;
    Sodium
    70mg
    70%;
    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
    2%;
    Exchanges:
    1 Fruit; 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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