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Mom’s Peanut Butter Bonbons

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Serves 100 candies | Prep Time | Cook Time


2 cups peanut butter
½ cup butter
1 pound (4 ½ cups) sifted powdered sugar
3 cups crisped rice cereal
2 6oz packages (2 cups) butterscotch morsels
2 6oz packages (2 cups) semisweet chocolate morsels

In saucepan, melt peanut butter and butter.

In a large bowl, combine powdered sugar and crisped rice cereal.

Pour peanut butter mixture over cereal mixture.

Blend together with hands.

Form into ½ inch balls.

Chill until firm.

In separate double boilers, melt butterscotch and chocolate morsels.

Dip half of candies into butterscotch coating, half into chocolate coating.

Swirl tops of coated candies with the back of a spoon.

Place candies on a wax paper lined baking sheet.


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How many servings is 100 candies?? If you are not carefull, with these things its only about 3! You just CAN'T stop eating them...

After you make them, lock all but a couple out of reach, or you will eat most of them before serving!

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