Buckeye Candy

READY IN: 2hrs
Recipe by Angel91805

These lovely little balls always end up on my Christmas cookie platters. Pretty labor intensive to make, but so tasty. I get many requests for them each year.

Top Review by cherrycola

This is time consuming but they are so good that they are worth the effort. My family loved these and they will be made for more than just holiday's. Thanks for the delicious recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a saucepan, melt one cup butter.
  2. Add peanut butter and vanilla.
  3. Remove from heat and gradually add powdered sugar.
  4. Mixture will need to be worked by hand after adding the last 8 oz of powdered sugar.
  5. Re-warm mixture in microwave if needed to incorporate all of the sugar.
  6. Roll into little balls, about 1”.
  7. In top of double boiler, melt almond bark.
  8. Dip each peanut better ball ¾ of the way into the chocolate mixture. (A toothpick helps here!)
  9. Place dipped candy on waxed paper until cool.

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