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Peanut Butter Temptations

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"It's very easy and delicious."

Ingredients

3/4 cup butter or margarine
3/4 cup peanut butter
3/4 cup sugar
3/4 cup brown sugar
2-1/4 cups flour
1 egg
3/4 teaspoon vanilla
1 teaspoon baking soda
3/4 teaspoon salt
2 bags (9 ounces each) miniature peanut butter cups

Instructions

Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.

Cream butter, peanut butter, sugar and brown sugar. Beat in egg and vanilla.

Sift flour, baking soda and salt. Blend into creamed mixture. Shape into 1-inch balls and place in ungreased 1-1/2-inch muffin tins.

Bake at 375 degrees for 8 to 10 minutes or until lightly browned. Without removing from the pan, press a peanut butter cup into the center of each. Cool about 10 minutes before removing from tins.

C.H of Moline



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1889 -- 125 years ago: The little South Park Presbyterian chapel celebrated it first Easter decorated with flowers for an afternoon worship service attended by a large congregation.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Wennerberg Chorus of Augustana College has returned from a 2,000-mile tour in the Eastern states and Illinois.
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