Peanut Crunchies

Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

These cookies will be a favorite with all the peanut lovers.


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Serves:

5 Dozen

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
butter, or margarine
1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
2
egg yolks
1 tsp
vanilla
2 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
salt
2
egg whites, slightly beaten
2 c
chopped, salted, peanuts

FILLING

1/2 c
peanut butter
1/2 c
apple jelly

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream butter and sugar.
Beat in egg yolks and vanilla.
Sift flour and salt together.
Stir into sugar mixture.
2
Shape dough into 1 inch balls.
Dip in slightly beaten egg whites, roll in peanuts, and place on ungreased baking sheet.
3
Bake in preheated (375 F) oven 5 minutes.
Remove from oven; press thumb gently into top of each cookie.
Return to oven for 8 minutes.
4
Cool cookies.

Mix filling ingredients together.

Fill cookies with peanut-jelly filling.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids