Candy Kiss Peanut Butter Cookies

This cookie has been a tradition in our home for many Christmas’. They are super easy and fun to make. But they are perfect all year round. They pair excellent with a cup of tea and a good book.

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1 Cup Sugar

1 Cup Brown Sugar

1 Cup Butter

1 Cup Peanut butter

2 Eggs

2 Tsp Vanilla

3 ½ Cups Flour (Recommended: Bob’s Red Mill 1-1 Flour)

3 Tsp Baking Soda

1 Tsp Salt

1 Bag of Candy Kisses


Preheat Oven at 375 – Yields 5 Dozen Cookies (Recipe can be cut in half)

Cream sugars, butter, peanut butter, vanilla and eggs. Set aside. Mix dry ingredients.

Combine dry ingredients a little at a time while adding small amounts of milk to mixture. This part takes a lot of stirring.

Mixture should be stiff when complete.

Shape dough into 1-inch balls, and roll them in sugar.

Bake for 8-10 minutes.

Remove from oven and quickly squish a candy kiss in the center of cookies. Let them continue to bake on cookie sheet.

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