Aug 13, 2009

Peanut Blossoms

You can't go wrong with this classic cookie, which combines the tastes of peanut butter and chocolate.

Cream:
1/2 cup shortening
1/2 cup peanut butter
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar

Add:
1 egg
1 teaspoon vanilla

Blend in:
1 3/4 cups flour
1 teaspoon soda
1/2 teaspoon salt

Shape into balls and roll in granulated sugar. Then bake at 375 degrees for 10 minutes. Remove from oven and top each cookie with a Hershey's chocolate kiss. Return to oven and bake 2-5 minutes.