Double Delight Peanut Butter Cookies

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Total Time
40mins
Prep
30 mins
Cook
10 mins

from 2008 pillsbury bake-off

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 375º. In a small bowl mix peanuts, granulated sugar, and cinnamon and set aside.
  2. In another small bowl, stir peanut butter and powdered sugar until completely blended. Shape into 24 1" balls.
  3. Cut roll of cookie dough into 12 slices. Cut each slice in half to make 24 pieces. Flatten slightly. Shape 1 piece around 1 ball, covering completely. Repeat with remaining dough and balls.
  4. Roll each ball in peanut mixture, and gently pat onto balls. Place balls 2" apart on ungreased cookie sheets.
  5. Spray bottom of drinking glass with nonstick spray and press into remaining peanut mixture. Flatten each ball with glass into 1/4" thickness. If any mixture remains press gently into cookies.
  6. Bake 7-12 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Cool 1 minute on rack and then completely on cooling racks.
  7. Store tightly covered.
Most Helpful

5 5

I was just getting ready to post this recpe -- found it in a newspaper a couple weeks ago and just made them this past weekend. WOW!!! The outside is a nice semi-crisp cookie -- but the center is this marvelous creamy filling that is devine!!! I know the next time I make them, I will be doubling the recipe. The only way anyone would be disappointed in these is if you don't like peanut butter or peanuts!!!

5 5

This is the best peanut butter cookie I have ever had! I doubled the recipe and I am sure glad I did. The only hard part was rolling the peanut butter and powdered sugar as it kept "melting" in my hands. Next time I would just dust my hands with a little powdered sugar before attempting to roll it. I promise if you make this cookie you will not be disappointed!

5 5

What a wonderful cookie! I can definitely see how it won the grand prize. Very different then your regular peanut butter cookie. Can't wait to make them again.