Bake the perfect batch of cookies for the holidays, and make these Brownie-Peanut Butter Thumbprint Cookies! Peanut and chocolate are a delicious and dynamic duo in this Brownie-Peanut Butter Thumbprint Cookies recipe.
Microwave butter and 4 oz. chocolate in large microwaveable bowl on HIGH 2 min. or until butter is melted. Stir until chocolate is completely melted and mixture is well blended.
Add granulated sugar; mix well. Blend in eggs and vanilla. Add flour; mix well.
Refrigerate 1 hour.
Heat oven to 350ºF. Shape dough into 64 (1-inch) balls; place 2 inches apart, on baking sheets sprayed with cooking spray.
Bake 8 min. or just until centers of cookies are set. (Do not overbake). Cool on baking sheet 2 min. Press indentation into center of each cookie. Remove to wire racks. Cool completely.
Mix 1/2 cup peanut butter and powdered sugar in medium bowl until blended. Add 1/4 cup nuts; mix well. Spoon into indentations in cookies, adding about 1/2 tsp. peanut butter mixture to each.
Microwave remaining chocolate and peanut butter in small microwaveable bowl 1 to 2 min. or until completely melted when stirred; drizzle over cookies. Sprinkle with remaining nuts. Let stand until chocolate-peanut butter drizzle is firm.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 10g
Saturated Fat 4.5g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 24g
Dietary Fiber 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
32 servings, 2 cookies each
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.