Chocolate Peanut Butter Dreams Recipe
- 1 ½ cups packed brown sugar
- 1 cup peanut butter
- ¾ cup butter, softened
- ⅓ cup water
- 1 egg
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 3 cups rolled oats
- 1 ½ cups all-purpose flour
- ½ teaspoon baking soda
- 1 ½ cups semisweet chocolate chips
- 4 tablespoons shortening
- ⅓ cup chopped peanuts
step 1: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
step 2: Beat sugar, peanut butter, and butter or margarine till fluffy. Blend in water, egg, and vanilla.
step 3: Combine oats, flour and baking soda and add to the mixture.
step 4: Shape into balls 1 inch in size. Place on ungreased cookie sheet, and flatten with a glass dipped in sugar. Bake 8 to 10 minutes. Cool completely.
step 5: In a saucepan over low-heat, melt chocolate and shortening, stir until smooth. Take 1/2 teaspoon and spread over each cookie, sprinkle with nuts. Chill until set.