Peanut Blossoms Chocolate Chip Cookies

Marla Meridith

December 6, 2013

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Looking for the perfect Christmas cookie? Awesome! I have been posting a selection of holiday treat recipes this week. Here is another one that I know you will LOVE. These Peanut Blossoms Chocolate Chip Cookies are classic & are great for teacher gifts, cookie exchanges and of course to nibble on anytime at all.



Peanut Blossoms Chocolate Chip Cookies |


Recently I was asked by Pillsbury to re-create some of their classic Hero Recipes. These cookies will be featured on the Serious Eats Pillsbury Holiday Recipe Collection.


Peanut Blossoms Chocolate Chip Cookies |


Immediately this recipe caught my eye and I had to dive right in!


Peanut Blossoms Chocolate Chip Cookies |


Hershey’s Kisses make everything better…


Peanut Blossoms Chocolate Chip Cookies |

Peanut Blossoms Chocolate Chip Cookies |


These cookies come together very quickly.


Peanut Blossoms Chocolate Chip Cookies |


All you need is a roll of sugar cookie dough, Kisses, peanut butter and sparkling sugar.


Peanut Blossoms Chocolate Chip Cookies |


What is your favorite holiday cookie recipe?


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Disclosure: I am working with Pillsbury on holiday recipes. All thoughts and opinions are my own.


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  • HeatherChristo
    Posted at 05:43h, 06 December

    I love these cookies and I adore that you made it so easy for people- plus, that sparkling sugar is so pretty!!

    • Marla
      Posted at 17:05h, 06 December

      Fun to share some easy for a change! Also nice not to measure 🙂 Thanks Heather!

  • Sarah@WholeAndHeavenlyOven
    Posted at 05:48h, 06 December

    These cookies look wonderful! I love how pretty the sparkling sugar looks with the chocolate and the peanut butter. Definitely gotta try these soon—they look perfect for this time of year. Pinned it!

  • Kim @ Hungry Healthy Girl
    Posted at 05:59h, 06 December

    Peanut butter blossoms are one of my faves!!! Yours are much prettier than mine and I love the sparkling sugar addition… great idea for this year.

  • Aimee Wimbush-Bourque
    Posted at 06:32h, 06 December

    These DO look perfect. I love how simple they are.

  • Julie @ Table for Two
    Posted at 06:48h, 06 December

    I love these cookies!!! Wow, great way to simplify this for people who have many cookie exchanges and holiday get togethers this time of year!

  • Katrina @ Warm Vanilla Sugar
    Posted at 06:55h, 06 December

    These look perfect friend! I love the big pieces of sugar that coat the cookie – they look perfect 🙂

  • Rosa
    Posted at 07:44h, 06 December

    So pretty and tempting! Those cookies must be quite addictive.



  • sally @ sallys baking addiction
    Posted at 07:53h, 06 December

    Love how sparkly these PB blossoms are, Marla. Your photos are beautiful! And PS: I love almond kisses!

  • Jennie @themessybakerblog
    Posted at 08:29h, 06 December

    I love how easy these are to put together. They look perfect!

  • Laura (Tutti Dolci)
    Posted at 10:12h, 06 December

    So gorgeous, love that touch of sparkling sugar!

  • Paula – bell’alimento
    Posted at 10:13h, 06 December

    These look so yummy and easy to make for Holiday parties!

  • Shari
    Posted at 10:40h, 06 December

    So cute and easy. I agree, GREAT idea for kids’ teachers! Thank you!

    xoxo ~Shari

  • Tess @ Tips on Life & Love
    Posted at 11:36h, 06 December

    These cookies look amazing! I noticed you used Hersey Kisses with almonds, do you recommend any certain kind that’s particularly tasty?

  • Jake
    Posted at 12:57h, 06 December

    These look amazing! I will definitely try these some time.

  • Tieghan
    Posted at 20:05h, 06 December

    These really do look perfect and I love that sparkling sugar!

    • Marla
      Posted at 05:41h, 07 December

      I do too! I really think that sugar gives these cookies that holiday twist 🙂

  • Marian (Sweetopia)
    Posted at 21:24h, 06 December

    I am just enamoured by your photos! Such gorgeousness, never mind that the cookies look so scrumptious!

    • Marla
      Posted at 05:41h, 07 December

      Thanks so much Marian!

  • Averie @ Averie Cooks
    Posted at 16:19h, 07 December

    I’m in love with no doubt the flavor of these cookies (pb + chocolate!) and the texture with the crinkles and the styling. LOVE this shoot. GREAT job….I mean, love.these.images! 🙂

    • Marla
      Posted at 05:40h, 08 December

      Thanks so much Averie!

  • Adam
    Posted at 11:47h, 11 December

    Such a great and simple cookie! Makes me want to go bake now, thanks for sharing!

  • Anna@CrunchyCreamySweet
    Posted at 08:30h, 12 December

    These look fabulous, Marla! Love blossom cookies!

  • Sylvie @ Gourmande in the Kitchen
    Posted at 15:03h, 12 December

    So pretty, the sprinkling of sugar adds that nice sparkly and festive touch!

  • Nutmeg Nanny
    Posted at 07:35h, 16 December

    I love peanut blossoms 🙂 such a delicious cookie! Yours look lovely

  • Dina
    Posted at 16:02h, 29 December

    they look yummy!

  • Michelle Rittler @ Taste As You Go
    Posted at 08:05h, 16 December

    Thanks for allowing me to feature your recipe in my round-up of 60 Ultimate Cookie Exchange Recipes on Taste As You Go. Happy Holidays!


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