Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

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Kasey Cook

By
@cookingkitchen

Made these last Christmas for a treat, and turned out to be a big hit. Soooo Yummy!!!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
about 24

Ingredients

72
hershey's kisses brand milk chocolates, divided
1 c
powdered sugar
1 c
peanut butter, creamy
1 Tbsp
butter or margarine, softened

Step-By-Step

1Line 24 small muffin cups (1-3/4 inches in diameter) with small paper bake cups. Remove wrappers from chocolates.
2Place 48 chocolates in small microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at MEDIUM (50%) 1 minute; stir. Microwave at MEDIUM an additional 10 seconds at a time, stirring after each heating, just until chocolate is melted when stirred. Using small brush, coat inside of paper cups with melted chocolate.
3Refrigerate 20 minutes; reapply melted chocolate to any thin spots. Refrigerate until firm, preferably overnight. Gently peel paper from chocolate cups.
4Beat peanut butter, powdered sugar and butter in small bowl until smooth. Spoon into chocolate cups. Before serving, top each cup with a chocolate piece. Cover; store cups in refrigerator. About 24 servings.

About Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

Course/Dish: Candies