peanut butter burst cookies

2 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 cup butter, softened
3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 egg
1 12 oz. pkg. Nestle Peanut Butter Morsels

Preheat oven to 375 F. In small bowl, combine flour, baking powder and salt; set aside. In large bowl, combine butter, brown sugar, sugar and vanilla extract; beat at medium speed until creamy (about 3-5 minutes). Add egg, beat well. Turn mixer to low. Gradually add flour mixture. Stir in peanut butter chips. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets. Bake at 375 F for 7-9 minutes. Cool on cookie sheets two minutes. Remove and cool completely. Cookies will be a pale color with light brown edge. Makes about 6 dozen 2 inch cookies.

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