Peanut Butter Star Cookies

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Peanut Butter Star Cookies

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    Description

    Childhood wouldn't be complete without these classic cookies. Try using a combination of different styles of chocolate in the center—you really can't go wrong.

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    Ingredients
    Serves 48
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    ¾ c.Hy-Vee peanut butter
    ½ c.Hy-Vee vegetable shortening
    1 ¼ c.packed Hy-Vee brown sugar
    3 tbsp.Hy-Vee skim milk
    1 tbsp.Hy-Vee vanilla extract
    1Hy-Vee large egg
    1 ¾ c.Hy-Vee all-purpose flour
    ¾ tsp.Hy-Vee salt
    ¾ tsp.Hy-Vee baking soda
    ¼ c.Hy-Vee granulated sugar
    48Hy-Vee chocolate stars

    Directions

    1. Preheat oven 350 degrees.
    2. In a large bowl, combine peanut butter, vegetable shortening, brown sugar, milk and vanilla. Beat at medium speed until creamy; beat in egg.
    3. In a separate bowl, combine flour, salt and baking soda. Add flour mixture to peanut butter mixture, mixing until just combined.
    4. Form dough into 1-inch balls and roll in granulated sugar. Place on ungreased baking sheets. Bake 9 to 10 minutes. Immediately press one chocolate star in center of each cookie. Allow cookies to cool 2 minutes before removing from pan; cool completely before storing.

    Nutrition facts

    Servings

    100 Calories per serving

    Amounts Per Serving

    • Total Fat: 5g
    • Cholesterol: 5mg
    • Sodium: 80mg
    • Total Carbohydrates: 13g
    • Protein: 2g

    Daily Values

    0%
    Vitamin A 0%
    0%
    Vitamin C 0%
    0%
    Iron 2%
    0%
    Calcium 2%

    Recipe Source:

    Hy-Vee weekly ad from the week of December 2, 2015.