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Buckeyes from Ohio State Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Della Fell
Added: Monday, January 14, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 1/2 c. smooth peanut butter
1/2 c. margarine, softened
1 tsp. vanilla extract
3 1/2 c powdered sugar
1 c chocolate chips
2 T shortening

Directions:
Directions:
In a large bowl, combine and mix well the peanut butter, margarine, vanilla and powdered sugar.

Shape into small balls (size of a buckeye) and place on waxed paper lined backing sheet.
Refrigerate 1 hour.
In a medium size bowl, combine the chocolate chips and shortening. Melt in microwave or in a saucepan over low heat.
Insert a toothpick into each peanut ball and dip each ball 3/4 of the way into the chocolate.
Return to the waxed paper. Repeat until all the peanut butter balls have been dipped into the chocolate. Chill again for at least 30 minutes or overnight.
Store in an airtight container. separate each layer with waxed paper. Makes 5 dozen Buckeyes
5400 total calories. Each buckeye is 89 calorie

Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
45 min
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
It takes 450 sit-ups to burn off one buckeye!

 

 

 

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