Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies

Delicious Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies are soft, chewy cookies with peanut butter goodness and topped with a tasty Hershey’s Kiss! Everyone LOVES this yummy, simple cookie recipe.

Hershey Kiss Cookies

Happy February friends! I hope you are all well. Who out there loves Hershey’s KISSES? I do!! Typically, I don’t like my chocolate plain, but sometimes, a simple Hershey’s KISS is just sooo good to me. You know what makes them even better?? Putting them on top of a peanut butter cookie! That’s what today’s recipe is – Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies (aka Hershey Kiss Cookies). We’ve been making these (along with our Peanut Butter Cup Cookies) for as long as I can remember, and we wanted to share our favorite recipe for them today.

We obviously love cookies in the Luna family, and with Valentine’s around the corner, we thought sharing this sweet recipe would be perfect. Because, how often can you make delicious cookies that include KISSES?!

Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies

Hershey Kiss Cookies

Peanut Butter Hershey Kiss Cookies

It’s hard not to love the peanut butter and chocolate combo in these cookies, but we especially love that they are so simple too! Here is how to make them…

  1. In a large bowl, beat both sugars, peanut butter, butter, and egg, until well blended. Stir in flour, baking soda and baking powder until dough forms.
  2. Shape dough into 1-inch balls; roll in additional granulated sugar. Place on ungreased cookie sheets, about 2 inches apart.
  3. Bake at 375 for 8 to 10 minutes or until edges are light golden brown. Immediately press 1 kiss in the center of each cookie.
  4. Remove from cookie sheets to cooling rack.

The recipe we have used for years come straight from the Betty Crocker website, and that Betty knows her stuff! Both butter or margarine work with this recipe, but we like to use butter. The peanut butter cookie is super soft and pairs perfectly with the chocolate kiss. Be unique and send kisses a different way to your loved ones this Valentine’s Day.

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Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies

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Delicious Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies (aka Hershey Kiss Cookies) are soft, chewy cookies with peanut butter goodness and topped with a tasty chocolate-y Hershey's Kiss!

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 7 minutes
Cook Time 8 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 36
Author Lil' Luna

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup butter or margarine softened
  • 1 egg
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 36 Hershey's Kisses unwrapped

Instructions

  1. In a large bowl, beat both sugars, peanut butter, butter and egg until well blended. Stir in flour, baking soda and baking powder until dough forms.

  2. Shape dough into -inch balls; roll in additional granulated sugar. Place on ungreased cookie sheets, about 2 inches apart.

  3. Bake at 375 for 8-10 minutes or until edges are light golden brown. Immediately press 1 kiss in the center of each cookie. Remove from cookie sheets to cooling rack.

Recipe from Betty Crocker.

If you love this recipe, you’ll also love the Peanut Butter Cup Cookies that are similar and just as delicious!

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Delicious Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies are soft, chewy cookies with peanut butter goodness and topped with a tasty Hershey's Kiss! Everyone LOVES this yummy cookie recipe.

 

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Kellyn Carpenter

Kellyn is a mom of 4 and loves to try and test out new recipes. She loves to find the best dinner and dessert recipes around and share them with those in the blogosphere.

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