"Hunger is the best sauce in the world."--Cervantes

Peanut Blossoms Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Peanut Blossoms, by , is from Erin and Mike's Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Katie Termion

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
cup peanut butter
cup shortening
⅓ cup sugar
⅓ cup light brown sugar, firmly packed
1 egg
2 T. milk
1 tsp. vanilla
1 cups unsifted flour
1 tsp. baking soda
tsp. salt
sugar
54 Hershey's Kisses (9-ounce package)

Directions:
Directions:
[preheat oven to 375]

Blend peanut butter and shortening in large mixer bowl.
Add ⅓ cup sugar and brown sugar; cream until light and fluffy.
Add egg, milk, and vanilla; beat well.
Combine flour, baking soda, and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture.
Blend well.
Shape dough into 1-inch balls; roll in sugar.
Place on un-greased cookie sheet.
Bake at 375 for 10-12 minutes or until lightly browned.
Remove from oven; immediately place unwrapped chocolate on top of each cookie, pressing down so that cookie cracks around the edge.
Remove from cookie sheet; cool on wire rack.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
~4 dozen cookies
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
approximately 45 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This was another holiday favorite my mom (Aunt Janice) would make, although I see zero reason why we should limit these cookies to just Christmastime. They're delicious!

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

2W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!