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Chocolate Peanut Butter Bites

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Prep Time:
15 min

Cook Time:
2 Min

Servings:
About 5 Servings

Difficulty:
Easy

Prep Time:
15 min

Cook Time:
2 Min

Servings:
About 5 Servings

Difficulty:
Easy

INGREDIENTS

  • 1/2 C. creamy peanut butter
  • 4 Tbsps. Crisco® Butter Flavor All-Vegetable Shortening
  • 3/4 C. graham cracker crumbs
  • 1/4 C. powdered sugar
  • 1 C. milk chocolate chips

DIRECTIONS

  1. LINE 9-inch pie plate with foil.
  2. COMBINE peanut butter, 2 Tbsp. shortening, graham cracker crumbs and powdered sugar. Mix well. Mixture will be stiff.
  3. MELT chocolate chips and 2 Tbsp. shortening in small saucepan over very low heat, stirring constantly or microwave in microwave-safe bowl for 30 seconds. Stir and repeat until smooth. Pour half the melted chocolate mixture into prepared pie plate. Spread chocolate about 1/2-inch up sides. Place in freezer for 10 minutes or until set.
  4. REMOVE from freezer. Spread peanut butter mixture over chilled chocolate layer. Pour remaining melted chocolate over peanut butter layer, spreading to edges. Place in freezer or refrigerator until set. Cut into bite-size pieces. Store in refrigerator.

Nutrition

Serving size
(1 of 60 “bites”)

  • Calories 40
  • Calories from Fat25g
  • Total Fat 3g
  • Saturated Fat 1g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat 0g
  • Monounsaturated Fat 0g
  • Cholesterol 0mg
  • Sodium 20mg
  • Potassium 0mg
  • Total Carbohydrates 3g
  • Dietary Fiber 0g
  • Sugars 2g
  • Protein 1g
  • Vitamin A 0%
  • Vitamin C 0%
  • Vitamin D 0%
  • Calcium 0%
  • Thiamin 0%
  • Niacin 0%
  • Zinc 0%
  • Riboflavin 0%
  • Iron 0%

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet