Chocolate Peanut Butter Squares


An easy homemade version of the famous peanut butter cup candies.

3 dozen


  • 1 cup butter

  • 4 cups confectioners' sugar

  • 2 cups peanut butter

  • 1 ½ cups graham cracker crumbs

  • ½ cup butter

  • 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips


  1. Melt 1 cup butter or margarine over low heat. Remove from heat and stir in confectioners' sugar, peanut butter and graham cracker crumbs. Spread mixture in a jelly roll pan. Pat down evenly.

  2. To Make Topping: Melt together 1/2 cup butter or margarine with 1 cup chocolate chips. Spread this mixture over peanut butter mixture. Refrigerate 1/2 hour. Cut into squares.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

482 Calories
33g Fat
43g Carbs
8g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 18
Calories 482
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 33g 43%
Saturated Fat 15g 73%
Cholesterol 41mg 14%
Sodium 284mg 12%
Total Carbohydrate 43g 16%
Dietary Fiber 3g 9%
Total Sugars 36g
Protein 8g
Calcium 22mg 2%
Iron 1mg 6%
Potassium 235mg 5%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.