CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER BALLS

Prep Time:

40 minutes

Cook Time:

Serves:

27 servings

Level:

Beginner

About the Recipe

Geoff Turner, one of our Vice-President's here at Bluesky, loves to see this addictive treats enjoyed by all those he shares them with.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup of crunchy peanut butter

  • ¼ cup margarine or butter, softened

  • 1 cup powerdered sugar

  • 2 cups Rice Krispies cereal

  • 1 ½ cups semi0sweet chocolate chips

  • 2 tablespoons vegetable shortening

  • 54 mini-muffin paper cups

Preparation

  1. In a large electric mixer bowl, beat peanut butter, margarine and sugar on medium speed until thoroughly combined. Add Rice Krispies cereal, mixing thoroughly. Portion mixture, using a rounded teaspoon. Shape into balls. Place each ball in a paper cup. Refrigerate.

  2. Melt chocolate chips and shortening in a small saucepan, over low heat, stirring constantly. Spoon 1 teaspoon of melted chocolate over each peanut butter ball. Refrigerate unti firm. Store in airtight container in refrigerator.