Peanut Butter Blossoms
"Cookies with a Kiss"Serves 4 dozen | Prep Time 15 min | Cook Time 8-10 minutes
Why I Love This Recipe
Great tasting cookie.
Ingredients You'll Need
48 Chocolate Kisses
1/2 cup shortening
3/4 cup creamy peanut butter
1/3 cup granulated sugar
1/3 cup packed light brown sugar
2 TBLS milk
1 tsp vanilla extract
1 and 1/2 cups flour
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 cup Granulated sugar (in bowl on side)
Heat oven 375 degrees.
Remove wrappers from chocolate kisses.
In large bowl beat shortening and peanut butter until well blended.
Add 1/3 cup granulated sugar and brown sugar, beat until fluffy.
Add egg, milk, vanilla: beat well.
In separate bowl blend flour, baking soda and salt.
Gradually beat flour mixture into peanut butter mixture.
Shape dough into 1 inch balls.
Roll ball in granulated sugar.
Place on ungreased cookie sheet.
Bake 8-10 minutes.
Remove from oven and immediately press kiss about 1/2 way down into cookie, cookie will crack some on edges but this is ok.
Remove cookies from cookie sheet and cool.