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Peanut Butter Toffee Turtle Cookies

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Ingredients
  Creamy peanut butter 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Unsalted butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), softened
  Granulated sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Firmly packed light brown sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Egg 1 Large
  All purpose baking mix 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Toffee bits 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Coarsely chopped peanuts 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Milk chocolate morsels 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Vanilla caramels 10 Ounce
  Whipping cream 3 Tablespoon
  Vanilla extract 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Milk chocolate morsels 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs), melted
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Collect and measure the required ingredients.
2. Line 2-3 baking sheets with wax or baking paper.
3. Preheat the oven to 350°F before baking

MAKING
4. In a large mixing bowl, add the butters and beat with an electric mixer until soft.
5. Gradually add the sugars, beating until the mixture is light and grainy.
6. Blend in egg, beating well until incorporated into the creamed mixture.
7. Add the baking mix and beat at a low speed until well blended to form a stiff dough.
8. Gently mix in toffee bit, peanuts and 2/3rd cup chocolate morsels.
9. Use a round tablespoon to drop the dough in heaps, onto the cookie sheets, leaving 2 inch space between each.
10. Bake them in the preheated oven for 8 to 12 minutes until golden and dry.
11. Remove from oven and cool cookies slightly on baking sheets then carefully loosen with a spatula and slide them to on a wire rack to cool and harden.

FINALIZING
12. In a microwave proof bowl, combine the caramels and 1 tablespoon cream.
13. Microwave on HIGH for 2 minutes, stirring after every 30 seconds and adding a more cream if necessary.
14. Stir the vanilla into the melted caramel mixture.
15. Use a butter knife to spread the caramel on top side of the cookies.
16. Use a fork to drizzle the melted chocolate over the caramel frosting.
17. Let the chocolate set.

SERVING
18. Serve them at a tea party or pack them and include in your Christmas or Holiday gift hampers.

TIPS
Store baked cookies air tight container or jar with sheets of wax paper between each layer, in a cool dry place.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cookie
Interest: 
Holiday, Party
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Peanut
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
30 Minutes
Servings: 
24

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