Peanut Butter Candy

Peanut Butter Candy


"A really quick and simple candy recipe. My pre-schoolers make this recipe during circle time. They love it!"


5 m servings 149 cals
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Original recipe yields 24 servings



  • Calories:
  • 149 kcal
  • 7%
  • Fat:
  • 5.5 g
  • 8%
  • Carbs:
  • 22.1g
  • 7%
  • Protein:
  • 5 g
  • 10%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 1 mg
  • < 1%
  • Sodium:
  • 91 mg
  • 4%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a large bowl, mix the peanut butter and corn syrup until well blended. Stir in the milk powder and confectioners' sugar until smooth. Roll tablespoons of dough into balls and set on waxed paper. Store in the refrigerator.
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  1. 15 Ratings


This is very close to what my mother made for me as a child. She'd melt butter and mix with powder sugar to make a dough. Then she'd kinda mash/roll it out and spread peanut butter on it and rol...

This is a fine, easy candy. I like it when I need to make something quickly but don't have time to go to the grocery (these are cupboard staples for me) or make it. Additions I've made inclu...

I learned this when I was in 1st grade..........many years ago. I still love these to this day. Now my kids love them

These have a good flavor and are a bit chewy. They are tastier than the peanut butter balls with just milk powder and honey, which I do not like. I had to come back today and change my rating ...

I am going to make these like little pumpkins (adding orange paste color), imprint some grooves on the outside and put a chocolate chip on top for a stem.

My Dad made this when we were kids and later when my grandchildren were old enough to help he started to make it again. He passed away last year and this really brings him back... easy to make, ...

This is a great recipe to make with a young child or for peanut butter lovers of any age. They taste great! They remind me of peanut butter cookie dough...yum. There is a lot of room for vari...

They were good, but extremely messy to make with my 12 and 3 year old girls!

Super easy candy, does not keep really well however :( Made a bunch of it for Christmas presents and everyone loved it! Thank you!