Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls

Total Time
1hr 30mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr 15 mins

This is a really great recipe for Christmas or for anytime...really yummy!! :) (cooking time is heating and chocolate dipping)

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 tablespoons butter, softened
  • 1 23 cups peanut butter
  • 2 cups icing sugar
  • 2 cups Rice Krispies
  • 1 cup dipping chocolate (not chocolate chips..this is an approx amount, may need more)


  1. Mix together all ingredients by hand, except chocolate.
  2. Form into balls with about 1-2 tablespoons Note: if mix is too runny or soft, add more rice Krispies, if its too crumbly, add more peanut butter.
  3. Put on a cookie sheet on parchment paper, and refrigerate 1 hour or more.
  4. Melt chocolate over double boiler or in saucepan over low heat.
  5. Dip balls in chocolate, and place back on parchment paper and put in the fridge until set.
  6. Store in a tight container in the fridge. Enjoy! :).


Most Helpful

omg I have always loved chocolate peanut butter balls, & now i have the recipe. i cant wait to make them!!

Tina & Brian July 13, 2011

My mom used to make these at Christmas and i havent been able to find the recipe. I am so happy to have found this!! These are a MUST TRY great for cookie trays. I cant wait to make these

**Chrissy** November 24, 2008

This is an old favorite......always a hit - very sweet - I sometimes rolls the balls in nuts or coconut for an added extra special treat. really yummy

kelster2 December 13, 2014

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