Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls


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Ingredients You'll Need

1 1/2 cups creamy peanut butter
1/2 cup butter, softened
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
3 cups sifted confectioners' sugar
6 ounces semi-sweet chocolate chips
2 tablespoons shortening


Directions

Line a baking sheet with waxed paper; set aside.


In a medium bowl, mix peanut butter, butter, vanilla, and confectioners' sugar with hands to form a smooth stiff dough.


Shape into balls using 2 teaspoons of dough for each ball.


Place on prepared pan, and refrigerate.


Melt shortening and chocolate together in a metal bowl over a pan of lightly simmering water.


Stir occasionally until smooth, and remove from heat.


Remove balls from refrigerator.


Insert a wooden toothpick into a ball, and dip into melted chocolate.


Return to wax paper, chocolate side down, and remove toothpick.


Repeat with remaining balls. Refrigerate for 30 minutes to set.


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