Ciao Bella Peanut Butter "Eggs"
Anna Sciancalepore Antoniello
They are time consuming to make but worth it!
I have also made this in bon-bon shapes for my nephew's communion party and EVERYONE was impressed. I am honored to share it with JAP!
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- 18 oz
- smooth peanut butter
- 7 oz
- marshmallow cream
- 1 1/4 lb
- confectioners' sugar
- 8 oz
- whipped butter
- 1 tsp
- vanilla extract
- 24-36 oz
- milk chocolate chips, divided
- 3 Tbsp
- vegetable shortening, divided
- 1 c
- white chocolate chips
1With an electric mixer beat peanut butter, marshmallow cream, butter, and vanilla until smooth.
2Add the sugar a little at a time until combined.
3Place wax paper on cookie sheets. Take a heaping tablespoon and shape into an "egg". Place on wax paper. Freeze for about 1-2 hours.
4Melt half the milk chocolate chips with 1 tablespoon of shortening in the microwave until smooth. About 1 minute, stir. If not completely smooth use additional 30 sec intervals until melted. (Or use a melting pot for chocolate)
5Take "eggs" from freezer and dip into chocolate(allow excess chocolate to drip) and place back on wax paper. (when ready melt remaining milk chocolate and 1 tablespoon shortening, about half way through dipping).
6Drizzle with melted 1 cup white cocolate chips with 1 tablespoon shortening. Refrigerate to set. Store refrigerated, but can be enjoyed at room temp.