Source: Family Circle


Recipe Summary

15 mins
30 mins
45 mins
32 squares


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Instructions Checklist
  • Heat oven to 375 degrees F. Grease 15 x 10 x 1-inch jelly-roll pan with nonstick cooking spray.

  • Whisk together flour and salt in small bowl. With standing mixer on medium speed, beat butter, peanut butter and confectioners sugar in a bowl until smooth. Add egg, then yolk, beating well after each addition.

  • Beat in ground nuts, followed by flour mixture (dough will be stiff). Reserve 3/4 cup dough. Press remaining dough over bottom and up sides of prepared pan. Flatten with bottom of glass, or bottom of metal dry measuring cup.

  • Bake crust in 375 degree F oven for 10 minutes or until partially set and lightly browned around edges.

  • Meanwhile, stir currant jelly in small bowl to remove any lumps. Remove crust from oven. Spread evenly with jam. Crumble reserved batter and sprinkle randomly over jelly layer.

  • Bake cookie another 20 minutes or until crust is browned and jelly is bubbly. Cool in pan on wire rack. Cut into squares. Makes 32 squares.

Nutrition Facts

162 calories; fat 9g; cholesterol 21mg; saturated fat 3g; carbohydrates 18g; insoluble fiber 1g; protein 4g; sodium 73mg.