PB & J Thumbprints

Love PB and J? It bakes to sweet satisfaction in a mix-easy cookie.

  • Prep Time 1 hr 5 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 5 min
  • Servings 36

Ingredients

1
pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker™ peanut butter cookie mix
3
tablespoons vegetable oil
1
tablespoon water
1
egg
1/4
cup favorite jam, jelly or preserves
1/4
cup Betty Crocker™ Rich & Creamy chocolate frosting (from 1-lb container), if desired
  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. In medium bowl, stir cookie mix, oil, water and egg until soft dough forms. Shape dough into 36 balls, about 1 inch each. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet.
  • 2 Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until edges begin to brown. Remove from oven and immediately make indentation in center of each cookie with back of spoon. Cool 2 minutes; remove from cookie sheet to wire rack. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  • 3 Fill each thumbprint with 1/2 teaspoon jam. If desired, drizzle cookies with chocolate glaze. To make glaze, in small microwavable bowl, microwave frosting on High 10 seconds or until thin enough to drizzle.

Expert Tips

Try Betty Crocker® oatmeal cookie mix for variety.

Spoon jam into a resealable plastic bag; snip the corner and squeeze to distribute the jam evenly among cookies.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
90
(
Calories from Fat
35),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
3 1/2g
3 1/2%
(Saturated Fat
1g,
1%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
5mg
5%;
Sodium
80mg
80%;
Total Carbohydrate
13g
13%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
8g
8%
),
Protein
1g
1%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.