Easy Buckeyes Recipe
This recipe is for all the peanut butter and chocolate lovers out there! These Easy Buckeyes consist of a delicious peanut butter mixture, frozen and dipped in melted chocolate. SO easy (only 5 ingredients!!) yet SO delicious!
- 1 1/2 cups peanut butter
- 1 cup butter softened
- 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
- 6 cups powdered sugar
- 4 cups semisweet chocolate chips
Mix together your peanut butter, softened butter, vanilla and powdered sugar, in a large bowl. Roll into 1" balls and place on a cookie sheet, lined with wax paper. Press a toothpick into the top of each ball and chill in freezer for a minimum of 30 minutes, or until firm.
Just before removing from freezer, melt chocolate chips in a small sauce pan over lowest heat. Stir frequently until smooth.
Using your toothpick, dip each frozen peanut butter ball in chocolate, leaving a small portion of peanut butter showing at the top. Place on cookie sheet and remove toothpick. You may smooth over the hole left from the toothpick with your fingertip. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
Calories: 362kcalCarbohydrates: 39gProtein: 4gFat: 21gSaturated Fat: 10gCholesterol: 17mgSodium: 116mgPotassium: 221mgFiber: 2gSugar: 33gVitamin A: 200IUCalcium: 22mgIron: 1.8mg