Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 30 mins

Cooking time is refrigeration time

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 12 cup milk chocolate chips
  • 12 cup special dark chocolate chips
  • 1 tablespoon shortening (do not use butter, margarine, spread, or oil)
  • 1 cup roasted peanuts, unsalted


  1. Place chocolate chips, and shortening in a small microwavable bowl.
  2. Microwave on medium power for 1 minute, stir.
  3. If necessary, microwave at medium and additional 15 seconds at a time, stirring after each heating until chips are melted and mixture is smooth when stirred.
  4. Stir in peanuts.
  5. Drop by teaspoons into 1 inch diameter candy.
  6. refrigerate until firm, about 30 minutes.
  7. Store into tightly covered container in refrigerator.24.
Most Helpful

So quick and easy! It did take a little longer for the chocolate to melt, but this is still amazingly quick. Thanks for sharing! Made for your win in Football Tag!

breezermom December 08, 2012

I liked the ease and taste of these. I will include these in my Christmas cookie trays! Made for Football Pool 2012

pamela t. November 29, 2012