Peanut Butter Balls

  • Yield: 30 pieces


1cup sifted confectioners' sugar
1/2cup creamy peanut butter
3tablespoons butter, softened
1pound dipping chocolate


  1. Combine the confectioners' sugar, peanut butter and butter in a bowl and mix well.  Shape into 1-inch balls and place on waxed-lined baking sheet.  Let stand for 20 minutes or until dry.  Melt the chocolate using the package directions.  Dip the peanut butter balls in the chocolate and return to the baking sheet.  Let stand until dry.  Store, tightly covered, in a cool dry locations.


Recipe reprinted with permission from Anne Grimes’ Dumplings ‘N More; Recollections & Recipes (Ayden, North Carolina, 2008).