Peanut Blossoms Recipe


1/2 cup shortening
1/2 cup peanut butter (smooth)
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar
1 egg
1 tablespoon milk
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 3/4 cup flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
Additional sugar
36 to 40 chocolate kisses

Heat oven to 375 degrees; grease cookie sheets. Cream shortening, peanut butter and sugars. Beat in egg, milk and vanilla. Combine dry ingredients; gradually mix into creamed mixture. Shape by teaspoon into small balls. Roll in sugar; place on prepared cookie sheets. Bake for 8 minutes; remove from oven. (Have chocolate kisses unwrapped.) Press a chocolate kiss into the center of each cookie. Return to oven for 2 to 5 minutes or until lightly browned around edges.
Makes aboiut 3 dozen.
This is one of my favorites; tastes good and looks good too!

Peanut Blossoms

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