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Category Confection recipes
Servings about 25
Time 10 - 12 minutes (plus refrigeration time)

Cookbook | Ingredients | Recipes | Confections

An easy snack named from their resemblance to the nut of the Buckeye tree.



  1. Mix peanut butter, melted butter, vanilla, and powdered sugar in a bowl.
  2. Form the mixture into 1-inch balls.
  3. Place a toothpick into each ball.
  4. Refrigerate or freeze for an hour.
  5. Melt the semi-sweet chocolate chips in a double boiler.
  6. Dip the balls in the melted chocolate, leaving a small exposed circle.
  7. Place on wax paper and remove toothpick.
  8. Refrigerate or freeze.

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