Peanut Butter Balls (Buckeyes)

Peanut Butter Balls (buckeyes) Recipe

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Leslie MacArthur


Here is another Ohio recipe.. Funny I am from Salem Massachusetts, amazing what we do for our spouses.


★★★★★ 2 votes

2 Hr 30 Min
No-Cook or Other


  • 3 c
    peanut butter (creamy or crunchy)
  • 1 1/2 lb
    confectionary sugar
  • 1/2 lb
    butter,or margarine, room temperature
  • 18 oz
    chocolate chips (any flavor) (or the block melting chocolate sold in many grocery stores)

How to Make Peanut Butter Balls (Buckeyes)


  1. Combine the first three ingredients completely
  2. Form into small balls the size of walnuts and refrigerate for 1 hour
  3. Melt chocolate in a double boiler
  4. Dip the peanut butter balls into chocolate leaving a small portion of the peanut butter exposed and place on waxed paper
  5. Refrigerate until firm

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About Peanut Butter Balls (Buckeyes)

Course/Dish: Candies Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids

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