Peanut Butter Kisses Cookies


Source: Annette Heffernan (2004)
Prep time: 30 minutesCooking time: 8 minutesTotal time: 38 minutes

Ingredients

1 3⁄4 c
flour
1 t
baking soda
1 t
salt
1⁄2 c
shortening
1⁄2 c
peanut butter
1⁄2 c
granulated sugar
1⁄2 c
light brown sugar
1
egg
2 T
milk
1 t
vanilla
2 T
granulated sugar
 
Chocolate kisses or peanut butter cups

Instructions

Preheat oven to 350°. Combine flour, baking soda and salt; set aside. Cream together remaining ingredients; add dry ingredients and mix until blended. Roll into 1-inch balls and roll in 2 tablespoons of granulated sugar. Bake on ungreased cookie sheet for 7 to 8 minutes. The cookies just start to turn brown and crack. Remove from oven and press a chocolate kiss or peanut butter cup into center. Set on paper towels until cool and the candy is hard again.