Betty's Nutter Butter Peanut Butter Truffles - Super Bowl

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Jan. 22, 2015

Betty demonstrates how to make Nutter Butter Peanut Butter Truffles. This candy is made from Nutter Butter cookies and cream cheese. It is coated with a vanilla candy coating and a semisweet chocolate drizzle.

Ingredients

Peanut butter cookies 16 Ounce (1 Package from Nutter Butter or cookies of your choice)
Softened cream cheese/Neufchatel cheese 8 Ounce (1 Package)
Vanilla candy coating/White chocolate almond bark 24 Ounce
Semisweet chocolate chips 1 Cup (16 tbs) (optional)

Directions

Making

Using a food processor, crush the peanut butter cookies into fine bits.

Add cream cheese to the crushed cookies and process until well combined. 

Shape dough into 1-inch balls and place them on a pan lined with waxed paper. 

Chill for about 1 hour. 

Place vanilla candy coating in a bowl and cover it with a plastic wrap. Then, microwave for about 2 ½ minutes at 50% power. 

Dip balls into melted coating and place on waxed paper. 

Place dipped balls in refrigerator to set up quickly. 

Once the coating is set, melt semisweet chocolate in microwave for 2 minutes at 50% power.

Put the melted chocolate in a zipper bag, make one small cut at the bottom corner and  drizzle over the top of each ball. 

Refrigerate to set up completely. 

Serving

Transfer the peanut butter truffles to a serving dish or put them in a container to use later.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Servings: 16

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 366Calories from Fat 162

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 18 g27.7%

Saturated Fat 5 g25%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 207 mg8.63%

Total Carbohydrates 48 g16%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4%

Sugars 35 g

Protein 3 g6%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet