Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

Pam Conrad

By
@wvladyrebel

Makes a great holiday gift and everyone in my family loves getting these sweet treats.


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Comments:

Serves:

Makes 36

Prep:

20 Min

Method:

No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

1 c
creamy peanut butter (divided)
4 1/2 tsp
butter, softened
1/2 c
confectioners' sugar
1/2 tsp
salt
2 c
(12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
4
milk chocolate bars (1.55 ounces each), coarsely chopped
colored sprinkles (optional)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a small bowl, combine 1/2 cup peanut butter, butter, confectioners' sugar and salt until smooth; set aside.
In a microwave, melt the chocolate chips, candy bars and remaining peanut butter; stir until smooth.
Drop teaspoonfuls of chocolate mixture into paper-lined miniature muffin cups. Top each with a scant teaspoonful of peanut butter mixture; top with another teaspoonful of chocolate mixture. Decorate with sprinkles if desired. Refrigerate until set. Store in an airtight container. Yield: 3 dozen.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #peanut, #butter, #sweet, #Treats