Patricia’s Peanut Butter Temptations

With the Super Bowl coming up this weekend, I wanted to share a great dessert recipe to go along with all the dips!  Enjoy my Peanut Butter Temptations!


  • 1⁄2cup butter, softened
  • 1⁄2cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1⁄2cup granulated sugar
  • 1⁄2cup firmly packed brown sugar
  • 1egg
  • 1⁄2teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 1⁄4cups flour
  • 3⁄4teaspoon baking soda
  • 1⁄2teaspoon salt
  • 48 mini peanut butter cups


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • In a large bowl, combine butter, peanut butter, sugars, egg and vanilla.
  • Stir in flour, baking soda, and salt until blended.
  • Roll dough into 1 inch balls.
  • Press each ball into 1-1/2 inch miniature muffin tins until slightly flattened.
  • Bake 10 to 12 minutes until set.
  • Remove from oven and immediately press one miniature peanut butter cup into each cookie.

Allow to cool and remove from muffin tin.