No Bake Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Balls

1
LINDA BAILEY

By
@miffed13

These are one of my family favorites.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
72
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • (1) 18oz jar(s)
    of smooth or chunky peanut buter - i prefer smooth
  • (1) 16oz bag(s)
    of confectioners sugar
  • 1/4 c
    butter, melted
  • ·
    chocolate almond bark or
  • ·
    chocolate candy melts or
  • 12 oz
    semi-sweet chocolate chips

How to Make No Bake Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Balls

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large bowl, stir together the peanut butter, confectioners sugar and melted butter until the mixture is crumbly. For the next step, the best way that I've found to make a smooth filling is to use your hands to mix everything together.
  2. Line a baking sheet with foil. Roll the peanut butter filling into 1 inch balls and line the baking sheet with rows of the balls. Set the baking sheet in the freezer for 5-7 minutes to chill the peanut butter balls for easier dipping.
  3. While the peanut butter balls are chilling, melt the chocolate in the microwave in a microwave safe bowl that is deep enough for dipping. I melted 6 blocks of chocolate almond bark at a time, stirring at 45 second intervals until smooth.
  4. Remove the baking sheet from the freezer. Insert a toothpick or wooden skewer into a peanut butter ball and then dip it into the chocolate, turning quickly to cover the entire candy.
  5. Place onto a second baking tray that has also been lined with foil. Swirl the chocolate on the top of each candy for a pretty design. Refrigerate until the chocolate had completely dried. Store the candies in a sealed container in the refrigerator.

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About No Bake Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Balls

Course/Dish: Candies, Chocolate, Nuts
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy




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