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Peanut Butter Treats Recipe

Peanut Butter Treats Recipe

You can't miss with these no-fuss cookies. People are surprised to see the short list of ingredients. These cookies are fragile, so store them carefully when completely cooled.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min. YIELD:27 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 cups peanut butter
  • 1-1/4 cups sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 52 milk chocolate stars or kisses

Directions

  • 1. In a large bowl, cream peanut butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition (dough will be sticky). With floured hands, roll tablespoonfuls into 1-1/4-in. balls. Place 2 in. apart on ungreased baking sheets.
  • 2. Bake at 350° for 14-16 minutes or until tops are cracked. Remove to wire racks. Immediately press a chocolate star in the center of each. Cool. Yield: 4-1/2 dozen.
Editor's Note: Reduced-fat peanut butter is not recommended for this recipe.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (2 each) equals 200 calories, 13 g fat (4 g saturated fat), 18 mg cholesterol, 101 mg sodium, 18 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 6 g protein.