Peanut Butter Hedgehogs

Peanut Butter Hedgehogs

These cute little critters combine peanut butter and chocolate into one great tasting cookie.

60 min. prep time
36 cookies
000 Ratings


1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
2/3 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/3 cup sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup mini semi-sweet chocolate chips


Heat oven to 350°F.   Grease cookie sheet; set aside.

Combine flour, baking powder and salt in bowl. Set aside.

Place butter into bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add peanut butter, brown sugar and sugar; continue beating until well mixed. Add 1 egg and vanilla; continue beating until well mixed. Add flour mixture; beat at low speed until well mixed.

Place chocolate chips into bowl.

Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Pick up 1 ball between thumb and index finger, gently shaping nose of hedgehog. Dip back of hedgehog into beaten egg; then into chocolate chips. Place 2 inches apart onto prepared cookie sheet.

Press 2 chips into each cookie to form eyes. Repeat with remaining dough. Bake 10-12 minutes or until cookies are just set.

Nutrition Facts (1 cookie)

Calories: 80

Fat: 4.5g

Cholesterol: 10mg

Sodium: 70mg

Carbohydrates: 9g

Dietary Fiber: <1g

Protein: 2g

Recipe #12212©2003Land O'Lakes, Inc.

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