Peanut Butter & Dark Chocolate Chip Madeleines


1 cup all-purpose flour
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 cup firmly packed light brown sugar
1/4 cup chunky peanut butter
3 tablespoons shortening
1 large egg
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 cup skim milk
1/2 cup dark chocolate chips


Preheat oven to 350F degrees.

Whisk together flour and baking powder. In another bowl with an electric mixer, cream together brown sugar, peanut butter and shortening. Then beat in the egg and vanilla. Beat in the flour mixture alternately with the milk, beating well after each addition.

Bake in lightly greased Madeleine baking sheets for approximately 8 minutes or until golden brown.