Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 10 mins

My mom made these cookies all the time when I was little, now I like to make them for my kids.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine shortening, sugars, egg, vanilla and peanut butter.
  2. Add dry ingredients and milk.
  3. Shape dough into small balls, then roll in sugar.
  4. Place on an ungreased cookie sheet.
  5. Bake 10 minutes at 350.
  6. Place a kiss in middle of each cookie pressing until the edges crack.


Most Helpful

Delicious! In my oven, they should be baked about 9 minutes, and I used the tip of putting the Hershey Kiss on before the final minute of baking, which worked nicely, although it would be enough to stick it on before the final 10 seconds.

rondastar December 17, 2009

This is exactly the way I make my peanut blossom cookies! I made a triple batch yesterday and can't keep the kids (or myself) out of them. I hoped they'd last till Christmas, but....??

Hey Jude December 17, 2003

To Belinda McManaway: Thanks for sharing your recipe for Peanut Butter Blossoms. They are to die for! They're soft and sweet and the kiss is just slightly melted. I've made a similar cookie every Christmas for years, but they sure don't measure up to yours. Do believe I'll use your recipe from now on! Sincerely, Laudee

Laudee June 03, 2002

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