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Yummy AND 31 cents a serving!

Posted by on Mar. 6, 2013 at 4:01 PM
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Peanut Butter Cups Photo by: Photo: Antonis Achilleos; Styling: Gerri Williams

Peanut Butter Cups

A semisweet chocolate shell encompasses a creamy mixture of peanut butter and honey in these over-the-top homemade Peanut Butter Cups.

All You JANUARY 2012

  • Yield: 12 (serving size: 1 cup)
  • Prep time:20 Minutes
  • Chill:1 Hour, 40 Minutes
  • Total:2 Hours
  • Cost Per Serving:$.31

Ingredients

  • 2 full sheets graham crackers
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 12 ounces semisweet chocolate, chopped

Preparation

1. Line a 12-cup mini-muffin pan with small paper cups. Process crackers and salt in a food processor until ground. Transfer to a bowl; stir in peanut butter and honey. Chill for 10 minutes.

2. Line a plate with plastic wrap. Divide peanut butter mixture into 12 1-Tbsp. balls. Flatten slightly. Place on plate; cover with plastic wrap and chill.

3. Place chocolate in a bowl set over a pan of simmering water. Stir until chocolate is smooth. Remove from heat; let cool slightly.

4. Spoon 1 tsp. chocolate into each cup. Spread over bottoms and halfway up sides of paper. Chill until hardened, about 30 minutes. (Keep remaining chocolate at room temperature.) Press a peanut butter disk into each shell.

5. Spoon 1 Tbsp. chocolate over disk. Spread over top. Chill until firm, about 1 hour. Keep refrigerated until ready to serve.

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Replies (1-10):
BeachLifeMama
by Beachy on Mar. 6, 2013 at 5:35 PM

Yum, looks good.

kaitlynherring
by on Mar. 6, 2013 at 5:38 PM
No way would I be able to stop at 1 serving lol.
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diaperstodating
by Angel on Mar. 6, 2013 at 5:48 PM

eating

Thanks for sharing! I love Reeses peanut butter cups!

specialwingz
by Corey on Mar. 6, 2013 at 5:51 PM

These sound so YUMMY!!

matreshka
by Platinum Member on Mar. 7, 2013 at 7:31 AM

Me too!

Quoting kaitlynherring:

No way would I be able to stop at 1 serving lol.


JakeandEmmasMom
by Silver Member on Mar. 7, 2013 at 10:44 AM

 Yum!

chrissysnow22
by on Mar. 7, 2013 at 12:45 PM
I wanna make it just because its so cheap lol
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OliviasMommy611
by Member on Mar. 7, 2013 at 7:23 PM
Yum!
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audreesmama
by on Mar. 7, 2013 at 7:25 PM

Looks delish!

                                       

caseyloo
by Casey on Mar. 7, 2013 at 8:32 PM

 What is "2 full sheets" of graham crackers.  I've never heard of a sheet of graham crackers.

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