Raisin Peanut Clusters

READY IN: 2hrs 25mins
Recipe by mydesigirl

Raisins,peanuts and chocolate...ummmm! :) Thiese are fast and easy to make and they're wonderful!

Top Review by coleen114

These were good. I was looking for a recipe that I used to have in high school. Yours is the second one I tried, and I like it better than the other one. I used only half the amount of shortening to reduce fat, and I think it could actually be omitted altogether. Thanks for a tasty snack.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 2 tablespoons shortening
  • 2 cups raisins
  • 2 cups dry roasted peanuts


  1. In a heavy 3 quart saucepan,melt chocolate and shortening over medium heat,stirring until melted.
  2. Remove from heat and stir in nuts and raisins.
  3. Drop by heaping tablespoonfuls onto a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper.
  4. Chill until firm,about 2 hours.
  5. Store in airtight conyainers in refrigerator.

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