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Buckeyes

USAFireAndRescue's picture
How to make delicious chocolate covered peanut butter balls, also known as Buckeyes!
Ingredients
  Oleo/Butter 8 Ounce
  Peanut butter 12 Ounce
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  Powdered sugar 1 Pound
  Chocolate chips 11 1⁄2 Ounce (1 package)
  Paraffin wax 2 Ounce
Directions

MAKING:
1)In a large mixing bowl or in a food processor add and mix together oleo, peanut butter, vanilla and sugar.
2)After the mixture is well combined use hands to make into smooth 1 inch balls.
3)In a double boiler or microwave safe dish in the microwave, melt the chocolate chips and paraffin wax.
4)With a toothpick, dip all but the very top of the balls into the melted chocolate paraffin mixture.
5)Drop onto wax paper to cool and set.

SERVING:
6)Serve in your favorite treat bowl and enjoy!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Mixing
Ingredient: 
Peanut Butter
Restriction: 
Low Cholesterol
Preparation Time: 
90 Minutes

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2 Comments

aparna.priya's picture
Hi Amy, how are you? Can you please tell me what a aleo is ??
USAFireAndRescue's picture
Hi aparna.priya! How are you? I hope you are doing great! Oleo is the old-fashioned name for margarine. It is a spread made chiefly from vegetable oils and used as a substitute for butter. Hope you have a beautiful weekend! Big hugs to you and yours...