Happy Cookies
Recipe type: Cookies
Total time: 
Classic peanut butter blossom cookies.
  • 1¾ cups flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • ⅛ tsp baking soda
  • ½ cup butter or margarine, softened
  • ½ cup peanut butter
  • ½ cup sugar
  • ½ cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tbsp milk
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • sugar for rolling balls in
  • chocolate kisses or other chocolates for cookie centres
  1. In medium mixing bowl, stir together flour, baking powder and soda. Set aside.
  2. In large mixing bowl, beat butter and peanut butter on medium speed for 30 seconds. Add sugars and beat until fluffy, another 2-3 minutes.
  3. Add egg, milk and vanilla and beat well.
  4. Gradually mix in flour mixture until well combined.
  5. Shape dough into 1” balls. Roll in additional sugar to coat. Place balls on an ungreased cookie sheet.
  6. Bake at 350º for 10-11 minutes, until edges are set and bottoms are lightly browned. Remove pan from oven and immediately press a chocolate into the centre of each cookie. Remove and cool completely on racks.
  7. Makes about 50 cookies.
Recipe by Hidden Ponies at https://hiddenponies.com/2012/12/happy-cookies/