Nutella Kiss Cookies
Makes ~2 dozen
1 cup nutella
1/4 cup softened butter
1/2 cup + 2 Tbsp white sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/2 tsp pure vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups all purpose flour
1 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
24 dark chocolate kiss candies
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a medium bowl, combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.
In a larger bowl, beat together nutella, butter, 1/2 cup white sugar, and brown sugar. Continue to beat for 2-3 minutes, then add egg and vanilla extract and mix well.
Gradually add dry ingredients to wet and mix well.
Prepare two baking sheets with parchment paper. Roll 2 Tbsp batter into a ball, then roll in remaining 2 Tbsp white sugar. Place balls 2" apart on the baking sheets.
Bake for 10 minutes and remove from oven. Gently press a kiss candy into the center of each cookie. Allow to cool for 5 minutes prior to transferring to a rack to cool.
Store in an airtight container.