Mini Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

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Vicki Wolf

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Our Family took the Peanut Butter Blossom recipe with the "Kiss" and modified it a many years ago to use mini muffin pan instead of a cookie sheet, replacing the kiss with the mini peanut butter cup. It has been a family favorite ever since. This is a wonderful cookie for the holidays especially for the peanut butter lover. Variations of it can be found on line. In addition, you can mix-up one batter and make both the kiss and peanut butter cup cookies.

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Serves:
Makes about 6 dozen cookies.
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 2 pkg
    mini reese's peanut butter cups
  • 1 c
    butter
  • 1 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 1 c
    peanut butter, creamy
  • 2
    egg
  • 1/4 c
    milk
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 3 1/2 c
    flour
  • 1 tsp
    salt

How to Make Mini Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat oven to 375°F. Unwrap the Candy. Optional: Line mini muffin cups with paper bake cups.
  2. Cream butter, sugars, peanut butter. Beat in eggs, milk and vanilla. Mix flour, baking soda and salt; slowly add to butter mixture. Roll dough into 1-inch balls; place one in each mini muffin cup. Do not flatten.
  3. Bake 10 to 12 minutes until lightly browned; remove from oven. Immediately press peanut butter cup onto each cookie. Cool and remove from mini muffin pan.

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About Mini Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American



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