I've entered this recipe in Amy's
Culinary Smackdown Cookie Recipe Contest!
It runs the entire month of March 2011.
Click HERE to go to her contest!
*update...this recipe won an honorable mention!*
3/4 c butter, softened
1/4 c crisco shortening
3/4 c smooth peanut butter
3/4 c sugar
3/4 c brown sugar
1 t vanilla extract
1/2 t salt
1 t baking soda
1/3 c cocoa
2 1/2 c flour
10 oz. mini peanut butter cups, chopped
6 oz chocolate chips
Mix all ingredients together in mixer in
order given. Drop by golf ball size amounts
onto parchment lined cookie sheets.
Flatten slightly. Bake 350 for 12-15
minutes...they will look dry and slightly firm.