Surprise Cookies Recipe
- ½ cup butter, softened
- ½ cup crunchy peanut butter
- ½ cup white sugar
- ½ cup packed brown sugar
- 1 egg
- 1 ¼ cups all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 42 chocolate-covered caramel candies
step 1: Beat butter or margarine, peanut butter, 1/2 cup granulated sugar and brown sugar together until fluffy. Beat in egg. Sift flour and baking powder together; stir into butter mixture. Chill dough thoroughly, 2 to 3 hours.
step 2: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
step 3: Roll dough into 1-inch balls. Press a chocolate-covered caramel into the middle of each ball. Roll dough around it. Roll each ball in granulated sugar. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets. Bake for 10 minutes or until golden brown. Let cool 2-3 minutes, then remove from cookie sheets.