Peanut Butter Bumble Bees

Peanut Butter Bumble Bees


"Kids and adults will love making and then snacking on these tasty nutty bees."


30 m servings 207 cals
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Original recipe yields 15 servings



  • Calories:
  • 207 kcal
  • 10%
  • Fat:
  • 13.1 g
  • 20%
  • Carbs:
  • 19.1g
  • 6%
  • Protein:
  • 5 g
  • 10%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 8 mg
  • 3%
  • Sodium:
  • 153 mg
  • 6%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Beat butter, peanut butter and powdered sugar in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until well blended. Add cracker crumbs; mix well.
  2. Shape tablespoonful of butter mixture into 1-inch oval to resemble body of bumble bee. Repeat with remaining butter mixture for additional "bees."
  3. Melt chocolate as directed on package. Drizzle in lines on top of bees to resemble bees' stripes. Insert almonds into both sides of each body for "wings." Store in refrigerator up to 3 days.
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  1. 11 Ratings


I made this recipe as is and didn't have any troubles. I don't use a beater to mix the ingredients, i just use a wooden spoon. This seems to make the consistency less sticky. (for me, anyway)A v...

These are easy to make, taste great and have a nice texture. They do lose a star because they tend to crack when the "wings" are inserted. I tried adding both extra peanut butter and Lyle's Gold...

i only got 8 "bees" outta the mix so next time i would double the recipe! and it was very sticky. it was all stuck in the mixer.

I made these for my son's preschool graduation picnic, and everyone loved them. I found that the consistency of the dough was sticky and hard to roll into balls. Also, I will process the graham ...

Very time consuming to make, but yummy!

5 stars for the idea. 2 for the recipe so I think I'll settle on 3. I found the pb mixture awfully sticky. After shaping I popped it into the fridge for about 1/2 hour and that helped. I didn't ...

Very yummy and too cute!

My 6-year-old sister and I made these together the other day. Although the bees are very cute, as some of my family members stated, the taste is not that awesome. I also only got about 12 bees o...

These were a pretty big hit at my 2 year old's birthday party, with the kids and the adults. However they were time consuming and difficult to make. Too many grahm cracker crumbs and the almonds...