1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar, packed
1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
1/4 cup butter, softened
1/4 cup shortening
1 1/2 cups flour
3/4 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
3 dozen Hershey chocolate kisses
Heat oven to 375 degrees.
Mix ½ cup sugar, brown sugar, peanut butter, butter, shortening, and egg thoroughly. Stir in flour, baking soda and baking powder.
Mold dough into 1-inch balls; roll in sugar. Place about 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet.
Bake until edges are light brown, 8 to 10 minutes.
Immediately press candy kisses firmly into each cookie, cool.