Gluten Free Peanut Butter Blossoms

img_2556The best things in life are…gluten free? Well if your referring to these gluten free peanut butter blossoms then you are correct! Loaded with peanut butter and topped with a Hershey Kiss, these are sure to be a hit for your Valentine!

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Gluten Free Peanut Butter Blossoms

Makes 12 cookies

Prep Time: 10 Minutes

Cook Time: 8 Minutes

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup plus 1 tbsp brown sugar
  • 1/4 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 tbsp of a well beaten egg 
  • 12 Hershey Kisses
  • 2 tbsp granulated sugar (for rolling)

 

Directions

Set oven to 350 F.

In an electric mixer cream together peanut butter and brown sugar on medium until well mixed. Turn speed to low and add baking soda, salt and egg. Mix until all ingredients are well incorporated. Turn off mixer, and using small cookie scoop or rounded tablespoon to scoop dough, roll in granulated sugar and then roll between palms to make balls; place onto prepared baking sheet. Bake for 8 minutes or until the sides and bottoms are light golden brown. 

Remove from oven and immediately place unwrapped Hershey Kiss in the center of each cookie, they will crack a little around the edges. Transfer to a wire rack to continue cooling, and enjoy!

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