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With only five ingredients, these divine candies are simple to make and a pleasure to eat.

Recipe by Southern Living September 2001

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Yield:
Makes 7 dozen
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Beat peanut butter and butter at medium speed with an electric mixer until blended. Gradually add powdered sugar, beating until blended.

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  • Shape into 1-inch balls, and chill 10 minutes or until firm.

  • Microwave chocolate morsels and shortening in a 2-quart glass bowl at HIGH 1 1/2 minutes or until melted, stirring twice.

  • Dip each peanut butter ball in melted chocolate mixture until partially coated, and place on wax paper to harden. Store candy in an airtight container.

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