More Great Recipes: Misc. Dessert

Peanut Butter Honey Bees


User Avatar
Member since 2007

Serves 100 | Prep Time | Cook Time

Ingredients

2 cups creamy peanut butter
1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
2 cups powdered sugar
3 cups graham cracker crumbs
1/2 cup semi-sweet real chocolate chips
1 teaspoon shortening
Sliced almonds
Chow mein noodles


Combine peanut butter and margarine in large mixer bowl.


Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy (1 to 2 minutes).


Add powdered sugar; reduce speed to low.


Beat until well mixed (1 to 2 minutes).


Stir in graham cracker crumbs by hand.


Shape rounded teaspoonfuls of mixture into 1 1/2-inch ovals.


Place onto wax paper-lined cookie sheets.


Combine chocolate chips and shortening in small microwave-safe bowl.


Microwave on HIGH for 30 seconds; stir.


Continue microwaving at 10 second intervals, stirring until mixture is melted and smooth (10 to 30 seconds).


Cool slightly (2 to 3 minutes).


Place chocolate in small plastic resealable food bag.


Cut very small tip from one corner of bag.


For each honey bee, pipe 3 chocolate stripes on each oval; insert 2 almond slices in each side for wings.


Insert 2 chow mein noodles in head for antenna; insert 1 short chow mein noodle for tail.


Dot with chocolate for eyes, if desired.


Refrigerate until firm (at least 30 minutes). Store refrigerated.


Pairs Well With


Notes

Disney's Tinker Bell "Secret of the Wings Cookbook"
By BakeSpace Fairies

6 Recipes

439 Downloads
FREE
'CHEF' the Film Cookbook: Recipes from El Jefe
By CHEF the Film

6 Recipes

11173 Downloads
FREE
A dash of local for every season
By slyasafox15

22 Recipes

12 Downloads
FREE
Torta Cubana
Torta Cubana
Pecan Cookie Waffles with Honey-Cinnamon Butter
Pecan Cookie Waffles with Honey-Cinnamon Butter
Mixed Berry Tart
Mixed Berry Tart