Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

Homemade Peanut Butter Cups Recipe

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Rhonda Wheeler

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@homeskillet

This is an easy sweet for giving and a snack for anytime.

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Serves:
12
Prep:
20 Min
Method:
Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients

  • 18 oz
    milk chocolate chopped(about 2 1/2 cups)
  • 1 c
    peanut butter
  • 1/2 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 1/4 c
    saltine crackers finely crushed
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter softened
  • Pinch
    salt

How to Make Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

Step-by-Step

  1. Melt chocolate in top of double boiler and keep warm.
  2. Combine peanut butter, confections sugar,saltines,butter,and salt with a mixer till well combined.
  3. Prepare muffin pan with 18 paper liners (cupcake ones). Add 1 teaspoon melted chocolate to bottom of liner.
  4. Using a spoon spread the chocolate in a thin even layer on the bottom and a third way up the side. Repeat with rest of liners.
  5. Put muffin pan in freezer for about 5 minutes till hardened.
  6. Spread 2 heaping teaspoon fulls of peanut butter filling in the bottom of a chocolate coated muffin liner. Should come to below the chocolate line.
  7. Top peanut butter filling with 2 teaspoonfuls of melted chocolate spreading it over the top so no filling is visable. Repeat with rest of liners. Freeze 10 minutes.

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About Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

Course/Dish: Candies
Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: American




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