Pureed Peanut Butter Blossom Cookies

peanut butter blossom cookies recipe

The holidays are perfect time for everyone to satisfy their sweet tooth craving, and those challenged by dysphagia or swallowing difficulties shouldn’t be left out. Our Peanut Butter Blossom Cookies use THICK & EASY® Pureed Bread & Dessert Mix to create a dessert that meets IDDSI Levels 4, 5 & 6 and, more importantly, is even delicious enough to set out for Santa.

Ingredients

1 Serving 8 Servings 16 Servings
Peanut butter, creamy 2 Tbsp 6 Tbsp 3/4 cups
Butter, softened 1/2 tsp 1 Tbsp + 1 tsp 2 Tbsp + 2 tsp
Powdered sugar 1 tsp 2 Tbsp + 2 tsp 1/3 cup
THICK & EASY® Pureed Bread & Dessert Mix
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1 Tbsp + 2 tsp 3/4 cup 1 1/2 cups
Vegetable oil 3/4 tsp 2 Tbsp 1/4 cup
Water, hot 2 Tbsp 1 cup 2 cups
Vanilla extract 1 drop 1/4 tsp 1/2 tsp
Fudge topping (optional) 1 tsp (1/2 tsp per cookie) 2 Tbsp + 2 tsp (1/2 tsp per cookie) 1/3 cup (1/2 tsp per cookie)

How to Prepare

  1. Combine vegetable oil and THICK & EASY PUREED BREAD & DESSERT MIX in a bowl. Stir until mixture resembles wet sand.
  2. Add vanilla extract to hot water and add to bread mix, stirring briskly until mixture starts to thicken.
  3. Cover and chill or let sit at room temperature until mixture is cooled.
  4. Cream together peanut butter, softened butter and powdered sugar until well mixed.
  5. Add to cooled bread mixture and blend until thoroughly combined (about 30 seconds). (An electric mixer works well for this step.)
  6. Portion into balls using #40 scoop.
  7. Flatten and top each cookie with 1/2 tsp fudge topping.
  8. Portion 2 cookies per serving.

Serving Option: For plain peanut butter cookies, omit fudge topping and flatten cookies with a fork, making a crisscross pattern.

Nutrition Information

Serving Size: 2 cookies (about 2 Tbsp per cookie)

Calories: 160

Total Fat: 11g

Saturated Fat: 2.5g

Trans Fat: 0g

Cholesterol: 5mg

Sodium: 115mg

Total Carbohydrates: 14g

Dietary Fiber: <1g

Total Sugars: 5g

Added Sugars: 2g

Protein: 4g

Calcium: 0% DV

Iron: 0% DV

Potassium: 0% DV

Vitamin A: 0% DV

Vitamin C: 0% DV