I’ll admit it, I truly love original rice Krispy treats. But, these no bake peanut butter cookies have taken rice Krispy cookies to the next level! I mean who wouldn’t love easy peanut butter kiss cookies!?
Peanut butter kisses candy cookie would be a winner at your holiday cookie exchange! I love bringing these over to friends and family during the holidays. Plus, it’s a quick cookie that takes less than 15 minutes from start to finish!
If you are looking for some more no bake desserts, you have come to the right place! You should try our easy no bake peanut butter bars recipe, no bake mini Oreo cheesecake, and our absolutely to die for no bake turtle cake.
HERE IS WHAT YOU NEED TO MAKE THUMBPRINT HERSEY KISS COOKIES:
Peanut butter kiss cookies ingredients:
- Corn syrup
- Brown sugar
- Peanut butter, creamy
- Rice Krispies cereal
- Chocolate kisses
Instead of a Hershey’s kiss, you could also use a peanut butter cup or even a Rolo. Or any of your favorite flavors of kisses.
Key tools will you need to prepare the no bake peanut butter kiss cookies:
- Wooden spatula (THESE are some great ones!)
- Cookie sheet (check THESE out)
- Large mixing bowl
- Wax paper or parchment paper
Related recipe: If you love Hershey’s kisses, you’ll love our Pumpkin Hershey’s Kiss Cookies, too.
EASY NO BAKE DIRECTIONS
Start by grabbing your medium saucepan and mix together the corn syrup and brown sugar over medium heat. Make sure to stir continuously until the syrup and brown sugar mixture comes to a full boil.
PRO TIP: Make sure that the corn syrup and brown sugar come to a full boil or else the cookies won’t come together.
Then take the saucepan off the heat, and add in the peanut butter and vanilla extract and stir it in well.
In your large mixing bowl, pour all of the rice krispies cereal. Then, add in the peanut butter mixture to the cereal. Stir everything up well until all of the cereal is well coated.
Now, grab some of the rice krispy mixture into your hand and roll it into a small ball, about 1 ½ inch or so and then place it onto the cookie sheet lined with waxed paper or parchment paper.
Then, using your thumb, press a small indent into the ball and then place a chocolate kiss into the indent and continue to push the kiss down a little further. This should form the cookie around the base of the kiss.
Once that is done, let the no bake peanut butter kiss cookies sit and cool for a few minutes until they set up fully. Then, be sure to store them in an airtight container to keep them from drying out.
If you need to make this with dairy-free chocolate, check out THIS amazing recipe to make your own!
WATCH AND MAKE
We love creating new and exciting recipes to share with you all. We have different ways to do that, and one is our AMAZING YouTube channel. My sisters and I are posting new videos for you to watch and see exactly how a recipe is made and comes together. One of my favorite no bake recipes is our no bake peanut butter pretzel bars! They have all the wonderful peanut butter, chocolate, crunchy, and salty textures and flavors that make this bar a must make!
MORE DELICIOUS NO BAKE RECIPES:
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- NO BAKE PEANUT BUTTER CHEX BARS
- NO BAKE PRETZEL CARAMEL CLUSTERS
- NO BAKE CRUNCHY PEANUT BUTTER CLUSTERS
- NO BAKE THIN MINT COOKIES
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