Chocolate Kiss Cookies


Katie Fisher, Student Contributor


½         cup of white sugar

½         cup packed brown sugar

½         cup creamy peanut butter

½         cup butter or margarine, softened

1          egg

1 ½      cups all-purpose flour

¾         teaspoon baking soda

½         teaspoon baking powder

About 36 Kisses milk chocolates, unwrapped (or try something new in the middle)


  • Heat oven to 375°F. In large bowl, beat 1/2 cup granulated sugar, the brown sugar, peanut butter, butter and egg with electric mixer on medium speed, or mix with spoon, until well blended. Stir in flour, baking soda and baking powder until dough forms.
  • Shape dough into 1-inch balls; roll in additional granulated sugar. On ungreased cookie sheets, place about 2 inches apart.
  • Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until edges are light golden brown. Immediately press 1 milk chocolate candy in center of each cookie. Remove from cookie sheets to cooling rack.