Peanut Butter Blossoms

Peanut Butter Blossoms

Peanut butter cookies with Hershey Kisses & a childhood favorite. Need I say more?

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1 cup sugar (1/2 cup more for rolling dough balls in)
  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tsps. vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 2 tsps. baking soda
  • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 bag Hershey Kisses

Preparation:

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Cream together the sugars, shortening, butter, and peanut butter. Add the eggs and vanilla, mix well.

In another bowl, whisk together the dry ingredients and incorporate dry ingredients into the creamed mixture. Using a large 2 tbsp. cookie scoop, smooth out the balls and roll in sugar. Transfer to a cookie sheet and bake for 11-13 minutes.

Remove from oven and lightly press a Kiss into the center of each cookie.

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