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PEANUT BUTTER BON BON's

Today is our 40th Wedding Anniversary, where cause got all the years gone? We are celebrating quietly at home, amongst shrimp cocktail, filet mignon, cherry pie in addition to these footling peanut butter beauties!!


They are really slowly to brand in addition to totally addicting. The filling was adapted from a recipe called Buckeye's, but I changed it a footling bit...made them much smaller in addition to completely covered them amongst chocolate, in addition to thence decorated amongst a footling white drizzle. These volition endure wonderful for whatever vacation gathering.
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1½ cups creamy peanut butter
½ loving cup butter (room temperature)
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
four cups powdered carbohydrate (sifted into a cup)

6 ounces semi-sweet chocolate chips
two tablespoons shortening
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Mix the peanut butter, butter, vanilla in addition to powdered carbohydrate amongst a stand upward mixer (or your hands) until you lot larn a smoothen dough (to mensurate sugar, sift it into a criterion…
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2 teaspoons granulated sugar
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon lemon juice
1/8 teaspoon garlic powder

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1/2 loving cup butter (room temperature)
1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
1/2 cup white sugar
1/2 cup brownish sugar
1 egg
1 teaspoon vanilla
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Cream the higher upwards ingredients together until smooth, too thus add:
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1  1/4 cups all locomote flour
3/4 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
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Beat everything until real smooth. Shape dough into 1" balls (makes almost iv dozen) too house each ball into the bottom of a mini muffin tin (ungreased) similar this:

Bake inwards a preheated 375 oven for almost 10-11 minutes or until they expect similar this:

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Don't freak out most the cottage cheese inwards the batter. You won't gustatory modality it, but it is totally essential produce NOT locomote out it out. If y'all don't desire to SEE the cottage cheese, pulse it inwards the blender a fourth dimension or two.


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I similar to brand this inward a 2 spell 10" tart pan because it is real tardily to serve as well as makes a pretty presentation, only whatever 9" or 10" pie plate would run good also.

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6 Granny Smith apples (see note)
½ loving cup granulated sugar
½ loving cup low-cal chocolate-brown carbohydrate packed
¼ loving cup all role flour
¾ teaspoon solid soil cinnamon
¼ teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg

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