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Peanut Butter Balls

Peanut Butter Balls - Only 4 ingredients and so delicious! These are the perfect Holiday treat to share with friends and neighbors.
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Candy, Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: balls, buckeyes, butter, cups, peanut
Servings: 36
Calories: 222kcal
Author: DSTR


  • 1 cup unsalted butter
  • 12 oz peanut butter (creamy or crunchy)
  • 1 lb confectioners sugar
  • 1 lb almond bark or candy melts


  • In a saucepan over medium heat, melt the peanut butter and butter together.
  • Remove from the heat and add the confectioners' sugar.
  • Allow to cool enough to handle, shape into balls. (about 1 inch) Refrigerate to chill.
  • Melt almond bark per package instructions, dip each ball into chocolate to coat, place on wax paper to dry completely.


The amount this recipe yields depends on the size you make the balls.


Calories: 222kcal | Carbohydrates: 23g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 13g | Saturated Fat: 8g | Cholesterol: 14mg | Sodium: 92mg | Potassium: 63mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 22g | Vitamin A: 158IU | Calcium: 6mg | Iron: 1mg