- -- Recipe via Meal-Master (tm) v8.04
Title: Brickle Peanut Butter Cookies
Categories: Favorite, Dessert, Cookies, Posted-mm, Suzy
Yield: 3 Dozen
1 1/4 c Firmly packed Lt.Brown Sugar
3/4 c Creamy peanut butter
1/2 c Crisco all-veg. shortening
3 tb Milk
1 tb Real vanilla extract
1 lg Egg
1 1/2 c All-purpose flour
3/4 ts Salt
3/4 ts Baking soda
1 c Heath Brand Bits O' Brickle
2 c Confectioners' Sugar
1/4 c Butter Flavor Crisco
1/2 ts Real vanilla extract
1 1/2 c Heath Brand Bits O' Brickle
OR Crushed Heath Candy Bars
Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
Combine brown sugar, peanut butter, shortening, milk and vanilla
extract in a large bowl. Beat at medium speed with an electric mixer until
well blended. Add egg, beating until just blended.
Combine flour, salt and baking soda. Add to creamed mixture at low
speed. Stir in toffee bits. mixing until just blended.
Drop dough by heaping teaspoonfuls 2 apart onto an ungreased baking
sheet. Flatten slightly with hand or a floured bottom of a glass.
375 degrees for 7-8 minutes, or until set and just beginning to brown. DO NOT OVERBAKE. Cool on
baking sheet 2 minutes. Remove cookies to foil or racks to cool
Combine confections' sugar, shortening and vanilla extract in a
medium bowl. Beat at low speed. Add milk as needed to make good
spreading consistency. Spread icing in center tops of cooled cookies.
Dip cookie in toffee bits and gently press them into the icing.
Allow icing to set before serving.
From the recipe files of suzy