Crispy Peanut Butter Drops

Susan Bickta

By
@souxie

I make this candy every year around the holidays to give as gifts. You can coarsely chop the peanuts before adding to the chocolate mixture if you want, but I personally like the salty "pop" you get with the half peanuts.


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Serves:
5 dozen candies
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Microwave

Ingredients

16 oz
vanilla or white chocolate chips, melted
1/2 c
creamy peanut butter
1 1/2 c
salted dry roasted peanuts
1 c
cocoa flavored crispy rice cereal
1 c
miniature marshmallows

Step-By-Step

1Line a large cookie sheet with parchment cooking paper. Set aside.

2Mix melted chocolate and peanut butter in a medium size bowl.

3Add the peanuts, cereal and marshmallows. Gently stir to combine ingredients.

4Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls onto prepared cookie sheet.

5Let candy harden in refrigerator for 1 to 2 hours. Store in an airtight container.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies, Chocolate, Nuts
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy