Peanut Butter Cups & Peppermint Patties

Total Time
1hr
Prep 1 hr
Cook 0 mins

Two recipes in one. Great cups, people will love them!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • Fondant

  • 1 lb powdered sugar
  • 13 cup Karo syrup
  • water (just enough to form a ball)
  • Chocolate coating

  • 1 lb ghirardelli dipping chocolate
  • Peanut butter cups

  • 14 cup creamy peanut butter
  • Peppermint Patties

  • 2 teaspoons peppermint extract

Directions

  1. Divide fondant ball into two pieces.
  2. Peanut butter cups:-----------------------------------------------------------------------.
  3. Add peanut butter to half of the fondant ball.
  4. Roll about 1 T. of peanut butter fondant into a ball and flatten slightly with your palm. Repeat with all the peanut butter fondant. This makes the centers for the peanut butter cups.
  5. Set out a mini-muffin cup for each of the peanut butter centers you made.
  6. Melt half the chocolate microwave on half-power. Stir every 30 seconds until smooth and DON'T overheat.
  7. Pour a little melted chocolate in the bottom of a mini-muffin cup and place a peanut butter center on top of the chocolate. Fill the cup about 3/4 full of chocolate. Save your "dirty" chocolate dish, you'll use it again.
  8. Allow chocolate to harden and peanut butter cups are finished!
  9. Peppermint Patties:-----------------------------------------------------------------------.
  10. Add peppermint extract to the 2nd half of the fondant ball.
  11. Roll about 1 T. of the peppermint fondant into a ball and flatten slightly with your palm. Repeat with all the peppermint fondant. This makes the centers for the peppermint patties.
  12. Set out a mini-muffin cup for each of the peppermint centers you made.
  13. Melt half the chocolate microwave on half-power. Stir every 30 seconds until smooth and DON'T overheat.
  14. Pour a little melted chocolate in the bottom of a mini-muffin cup and place a peppermint center on top of the chocolate. Fill the cup about 3/4 full of chocolate.
  15. Allow chocolate to harden and peppermint patties are finished!
  16. Keep some for yourself and give the rest as gifts!