Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

1
Pam Conrad

By
@wvladyrebel

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

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
Makes 36
Prep:
20 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

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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)

How to Make Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

Step-by-Step

  • 1In 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.

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About Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

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




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