Crispy Peanut Butter Drops

Susan Bickta


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.

★★★★★ 2 votes
5 dozen candies
10 Min
5 Min


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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

How to Make Crispy Peanut Butter Drops


  • 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.

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About Crispy Peanut Butter Drops

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

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