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Butter Brickle Surprise Cookies
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1/2 cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened

1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar

1 large Land O Lakes® Egg

1 teaspoon vanilla

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour

1 teaspoon baking powder

1/4 teaspoon salt

3/4 cup toffee or milk chocolate toffee bits


1/4 cup coarse grain sugar

24 milk chocolate star candies

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Combine butter and brown sugar in large bowl; beat at medium speed until creamy. Add egg and vanilla; continue beating until well mixed. Reduce speed to low; add flour, baking powder and salt. Beat until well mixed. Stir in toffee bits. Cover; refrigerate 30 minutes.

  2. STEP 2

    Heat oven to 350°F.

  3. STEP 3

    Place coarse grain sugar into small bowl. Shape dough into 1 1/4-inch balls. Press 1 chocolate candy into each ball; shape dough around candy to completely cover. Dip tops of balls in sugar. Place 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets.

  4. STEP 4

    Bake 8-10 minutes or until edges begin to brown. Cool 1 minute on cookie sheet; remove to wire cooling rack.

Tip #1

Milk chocolate stars can be found in bags in the candy aisle, or look for them in the bulk candy bins at the supermarket.

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