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The term Buckeye Balls is code for delicious chocolate, peanut butter candy goodies.

Recipe by Southern Living November 2000

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Credit: Lee Harrelson; Styling: Jan Gautro, Laura Zapalowski

Recipe Summary

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; chill 10 minutes or until firm.

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

  • Dip each ball in chocolate mixture until partially coated; place on wax paper to harden. Store in an airtight container.

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