PEANUT BUTTER POPCORN BALLS

 

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  • Servings: 10
  • Preparation Time: Quick

Ingredients

  • * 5 cups popped popcorn
  • * 1 cup dry roasted peanuts
  • * 1/2 cup sugar
  • * 1/2 cup light corn syrup
  • * 1/2 cup chunky peanut butter
  • * 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

Directions

  • * Place popcorn and peanuts in a large bowl; set aside. In a large heavy saucepan over medium heat, bring sugar and corn syrup to a rolling boil, stirring occasionally. Remove from the heat; stir in peanut butter and vanilla. Quickly pour over popcorn mixture and mix well.
  • * When cool enough to handle, quickly shape into ten 2-1/2-in. balls. Let stand at room temperature until firm; wrap in plastic wrap. Yield: 10 popcorn balls.

Notes

What kid wouldnt oooh and aaahhhh over this as a Halloween treat. Looks good, so thought I would share this.

Categories: Halloween  Misc. Dessert 

Author Credit: Betty Claycomb

Website Credit: http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/Peanut-Butter-Popcorn-Balls

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