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Peanut Blossoms

Peanut Blossoms Recipe

Very wicked!


1 bag (8oz) Hershey's Kisses

1 egg

1/2 cup shortening

2 tablespoons milk

3/4 cup peanut butter

1 teaspoon vanilla

1/3 cup granulated sugar

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour

1 teaspoon baking soda

1/3 cup packed light brown sugar

1/2 teaspoon salt

additional granulated sugar


Heat oven to 375F. Remove candy wrappers.

In large bowl, beat shortening and peanut butter until well blended. Add the
1/3 cup of
granulated sugar and all of the brown sugar; beat until light and fluffy. Add
egg, milk and
vanilla; beat well. Stir together flour, baking soda and salt; gradually add
to peanut butter
Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Roll in the additional granulated sugar;
place on
ungreased cookie sheet.
Bake 8-10 minutes or until lightly browned. Immediately
kiss on
top of each cookie, pressing down so cookie cracks around edges.
Remove from
sheet to wire rack. Cool completely.
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