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Choco Peanut Butter Dream Cookies

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Servings: 1
Categories: Chocolate / Cookies / Desserts / Nuts

1 1/2  cups  brown sugar, firmly packed
1  cup  peanut butter (creamy or chunky)
3/4  cup  butter or margarine
1/3  cup  water
1    egg
1  teaspoon  vanilla
3  cups  Quaker Oats (quick or old fashioned), uncooked
1 1/2  cups  flour
1/2  teaspoon  baking soda
1 1/2  cups  semisweet chocolate chips
4  teaspoons  vegetable shortening
1/3  cup  chopped peanuts

Heat oven to 350. Beat together brown sugar, peanut butter and butter, until light and fluffy. Blend in water, egg and vanilla; add combined dry ingredients; mix well. Shape dough into 1" balls. Place on ungreased cookie sheet; flatten to 1/4" thickenss with bottom of glass dipped in sugar. Bake 8 - 10 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Remove to wire rack, cook completely. In a heavy saucepan over low heat, melt chocolate pieces and vegetable shortening; stir until mixture is melted and smooth. Top each cookie with 1/2 teaspoon melted chocolate; sprinkle with chopped nuts. Chill until set. Store in an airtight container. Makes 6 dozen.

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