Rating: 4.5 stars 4.4
93 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 65
  • 4 star values: 14
  • 3 star values: 7
  • 2 star values: 2
  • 1 star values: 5

This is a great Christmas candy to have at home with your family or give as a gift.



Original recipe yields 144 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Blend together the peanut butter, sugar and melted butter. Allow to chill in refrigerator.

  • Roll into 1 inch round balls and return to refrigerator.

  • In a double boiler over medium heat, melt the chocolate and shortening. Whisk together until smooth.

  • With a toothpick inserted in the balls, dip them into the chocolate so they look like buckeyes. Place on waxed paper and allow to set in refrigerator.

Nutrition Facts

164 calories; protein 3.7g; carbohydrates 17.8g; fat 9.8g; cholesterol 3.4mg; sodium 67.1mg. Full Nutrition