There are certain things in life that are just guaranteed to make us feel better, regardless of the day that we are having. Chocolate is one of those items and many people turn to chocolate when they are feeling blue. Peanut butter is also something delicious that we enjoy at any time but the combination of chocolate and peanut butter is quite a delight.
If you are feeling as if you need a pick me up, then these no bake peanut butter kiss cookies are going to be absolutely perfect for the occasion. You can make them in no time at all and since they don’t require baking, you can begin eating them shortly after they are prepared.
½ cup corn syrup
¼ cup brown sugar
1 cup peanut butter, creamy
1 teaspoon vanilla
3 cups rice krispie cereal
26 chocolate kisses, unwrapped
In a medium saucepan mix together corn syrup and brown sugar over medium heat, stirring constantly until it comes to a full boil.
Then remove from heat and stir in peanut butter and vanilla.
Have the cereal in a big mixing bowl and add the peanut butter mixture to the cereal. Stir until well coated.
Place 1½ inch balls onto a cookie sheet lined with waxed paper or parchment paper. Push a chocolate kiss into the center of each cookie ball and form the cookie around the base of the kiss.
Let cool for a few minutes so they can set up.
Store in an airtight container.