Peanuts are optional, but I loved the extra crunchy texture they gave each bite. I hope I have a chance in the next couple of weeks to settle back into a regular blogging routine. If you have given them all away, I understand. Now I am in business and ready to hit the kitchen. I love hearing from R-E readers. They’ll still satisfy the sweet tooth! Long live the Yoop. Add all ingredients together in a large mixing bowl. The part the kids loved, besides getting to eat this conglomeration, they were allowed to play with it first. Ranee- They’re very good that way! Also, I wanted to mention that I ended up on your blog by way of Jaden’s Steamy Kitchen. I mentioned a giveaway, right? Making peanut butter fudge with sweetened condensed milk gives you a great payoff in flavor without too much work. It makes the perfect summer snack, too, since it requires zero cooking, and can be safely transported without a cooler. Tips to prevent sticking when rolling Peanut Butter Rolls/Pinwheel Candy, Creamy Caramels (or Hardened to Sugar Daddies), Mario Batali's Almond Brittle (Croccante), Featured Recipe Collections: December 1-11. I’ll be bringing the rest (if they make it) to a bbq tonight. Filed Under: Appetizers & Snacks, Breakfast, Desserts & Sweets, Giveaways!, Rebecca, Recipes Tagged With: camp food, giveaway, kid food, Snacks, Your email address will not be published. I think this is the recipe I copied from the chalk board when I was in 1st grade–hope so, anyway! We’ve done a lot of work on our house and property, camped, traveled, been visited, and had animal crises. I can’t wait to make these this weekend! The dough will look dry. All the ones I’ve found have been super high in sugar but your recipe seems to be healthier than any others I’ve found. (So don’t enter me into the contest.) They’re addictive. And I want you to have one if you don’t already. Tell me what you’d make using one of these. It is a “down home type” of blog about a lot of things. I would certainly use the scoop to make the peanut butter balls, because I think it would speed up the process, as well as making the balls uniform. Megan- Oh yes. I, being a dummy, threw them in the sparse bushes, and promptly got caught!! (In other words, a scoop.). Is this crucial to the recipe? Roll peanut butter dough into 1-inch balls (about 1 scant Tablespoon of dough each) and place on the baking sheet. Mix milk and peanut butter. Gradually add sugar mixture to milk mixture stirring until blended. Stir in peanut butter. This sounds wonderful! In large bowl, beat peanut butter, butter, vanilla and salt until fluffy. Stir the flour mixture into creamed mixture. Trust me. I would make mini dessert shots – could do super-small scoops of ice cream and squirt in whatever sauce I had on hand! And melon balls. I will try your recipe,(especially the healthier version) and will let you know how my family likes them. my mother-in-law use to make these for me and the kids….love them….glad i found your recipe cause i cant find mine….cant wait to make them for everyone to try….. It’s funny how nostalgic we can get for certain foods, isn’t it? There’s just something about the salt and the sweet and the creamy and the crunchy all together that makes my heart go pitter pat. Hope you are still giving it away or maybe it’s to later 5yrs lol. Wow. Remove the pan from the stove and stir in the peanut butter, butter and vanilla. It won’t be solid but it’ll bake together in the oven. ISO: Peanut butter balls made with Eaglebrand... Holiday Cooking and Baking at Here’s what you do. I just found your recipe for peanut butter balls YUM! Not only make the peanut b utter balls, but melon balls, and mini meatballs. Copyright ©2020, Foodie With Family. I love this site – lots of fun. It’s not just camp food, though. Add chocolate to a medium-sized microwave-safe bow l. Add the remaining sweetened condensed milk … Thank you so much! Scooped up with a divine tool Turned out quite good. Yum. I crack me up.) Peanut butter, to taste. Specifically, this one: Do you want it? 2 sticks (1 cup) margarine, room temperature. Going from one to two was great because the baby had someone to play with. Bringing a batch to a lucky group of kids on a school trip. Chill at least 1 hour. If I make these for my girls, I might just replace the chips with mini chips – better chocolate distribution ya know. In a small bowl, mix peanut butter with about 3 tbsp. Milk Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls 0 stars from 0 ratings With only five ingredients (six if you add the sprinkles), Milk Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls are a simple, easy goodie that come together in no time at all and will undoubtedly disappear equally quickly. I would make mini dessert shots with super-small scoops of ice cream in shot glasses with a drizzle of whatever sauce I had on hand! ISO: Peanut butter balls made with Eaglebrand milk???? I remembered the ingredients, just not the amounts. Step 2: Wash Your Hands. Your recipe was just what I needed to get going. Paul and I, however, would like a batch of these, pleeaassse. BTW I substituted almond butter in one batch for my husband and daughter who are both alergic to peanuts. Thanks, and you are funnnnny!! Stop by my website if you like. Since it’s made with peanut butter it’s healthy, right? Thanks for posting this recipe. Add additional sweetened condensed milk if needed to thin. This tool would make my job of scooping those no-bake cookie dough out for the kids to see what size the balls should be, while also teaching them about the usefulness of tools in the kitchen. I love this site btw! For the first 3 years my kids didn’t like pizza. If I didn’t actually experience the birthing process, I would say she was adopted. And truly, you’ve hit the nail on the head. Thank you for the recipe and God bless! I am from the Midwest and we are just naturally neighborly. They are the reason I got spanked as a child, one of the only times I remember. Roll into balls and dip in chocolate coating. In heavy saucepan, over low heat, melt peanut butter chips, 1 cup condensed milk ... small saucepan, melt chocolate morsels, remaining milk and butter. She might spontaneously change…). Thanks for your witty writing. Then all of a sudden they loved it. A disher? Store uneaten peanut butter balls in a tightly lidded container in the refrigerator. OK, it’s a bad haiku, but possibly a divine tool. I love your blog and will visit it often. Scoop the peanut butter mixture into individual balls with a 1 tablespoon cookie scoop and place on the parchment lined baking sheet. Preferably in the form of a haiku. Going from two to three I went crazy and from three on it didn’t matter anymore since I was already nuts.” She told me that when I was pregnant with my fourth. Recipe: December 2020 Recipe Swap - Happy Holidays! Chill Now our kids are grown and wanting some, and I lost the recipe. Oh Well, now that I have your blog on my favorite list, you will see more of me. Hi, this looks delicious! I love these cookies too! I will definitely try it with honey and powdered sugar today. Step 1 BEAT sweetened condensed milk, peanut butter, egg and vanilla in large bowl until smooth. Thank you for posting this! Shape into 1 inch balls. Chill until firm. Slowly add … I substituted that since my daughter and husband are both alergic to peanuts. Can’t wait to make the recipe! If you don’t have one you can just scoop up portions of the peanut butter mix with a serving spoon. Scoop a teaspoon of the mixture into the palm of your hand. Each bar is like a little meal that you can’t stop eating. Keep working and rolling the dough in your hands until the peanut butter balls come together. I would add chocolate chips and then wheat germ when kids weren’t looking. Place … And thanks not just for reading, but for coming by and commenting. 2 boxes (1 lb each) confectioners' sugar. I am the one who would join you in the closet sneaking the pb balls . I did issue you an invite to my blog, but that was not the purpose of my comment. Thanks! Can’t wait to try the almond butter with sweetened condensed milk and powdered sugar instead of powdered milk and honey. I love it dearly. It would make perfect even sized meat balls also. Sorry, I didn’t mean to offend. I just made the peanut butter balls It took me about 10 mintues to make, roll, eat two peanut butter balls and lick the bowl clean! And thanks for clicking through! Bake and press and cold Hershey's kiss into the top of each baked cookie once you remove it from the oven. Hmm. May drizzle with white chocolate or … Why, I would make those peanut butter balls with that handy gagdet! Preheat oven to 350 degrees F and prep your baking sheet with cooking spray. Enjoy! Love your column in the R-E! So just because I’m feeling full of beans today and also because my birthday is this week I’m giving away a small scoop disher like the one I used above. They made a mess, but loved it and then got to Step 2 STIR in white chocolate until melted. Or if you have no idea what you’d use it for just say something silly. I bowl in a senior league and make a goodie or two for us every week. I am a grandmother of 5, so far…and I have been wanting to make a recipe I made for my own 4 kids back in the 70’s. They never knew it…chocolate chips can hide alot!! I would almost certainly make these peanut butter balls! Not even sure how I stumbled upon it today because I wasn’t even looking for it. I would use one of those wonderful scoops for everything from candy to meatballs and cookies. With that disher, I would make more White Chocolate Pudding Chocolate Chip Cookies for my family. And thought about peanut butter balls and found your recipe and the offer for the scoop. But wait! I am going to make the pnut butter balls, but right now. No. Bye. this week when I will have 3 of the 5 grandkids here and we are going to make our fun “eating playdough”. They didn’t knock you out? No harm, no foul! Thank you for enlightening me! Warm regards! I would use it for uniformity in drop cookies. Mix and roll into 1 inch balls. It scoops cookie dough, meatballs, peanut butter balls (washed between each use, of course) and anything else I can think of that I want in adorable little scoops. Mix the peanut butter, honey and dry milk together in a bowl. Chocolate chips, peanut butter, condensed milk and confectioner’s sugar all in one happy little portable package? I would use it to try these peanut butter balls and I have a lot of Christmas cookies . Please tell me, once you’re outnumbered, does it feel the same having 3 or having 5? Hi there, I see no one has said anything this year. Set aside. I try to leave a few streaks of peanut butter showing but you can stir it completely in if you want. Bring to a boil and boil for 3 minutes, stirring constantly. I love how that stuff comes back to us from time to time. We use the sweetened condensed milk and powdered sugar. This tool is very versatile. And making Peanut Butter Balls is one of my favorite ways to get that peanut butter and chocolate fix. Once you’re outnumbered it just doesn’t matter how many are outnumbering you. Mary Bunker- What a cute idea. Oh baby. With all the fresh produce hitting the markets, I have so many delicious recipes to share with you. Must steal it now. ... until firm.Turn fudge onto cutting board; peel off ... Makes about 2 pounds. 1 cup creamy or crunchy style peanut butter (I prefer all-natural peanut butter), 1/2 cup sweetened condensed milk or honey, 1/2 cup powdered sugar or non-fat instant dry milk. The last few weeks have been maddeningly busy. Place each ball in one compartment of a mini muffin tin sprayed with cooking spray. I don’t know how I’d do without one of these little beauties now! Place peanut butter, sweetened condensed milk, and vanilla in a large bowl and stir to combine. I saw one of your comments where you mentioned having 5 boys. Remove from heat and add milk and vanilla. CHOCOLATE COATING. Hi friends! What they like, I make for my 8 grandchildren! Thank you! Deanna- Agony! Chocolate coating (recipe below) Combine milk, sugar, margarine and peanut butter; chill. I cannot think of a combination that makes me happier. No switching opportunities? They also work nice for individual servings of butter when entertaining. I can’t believe I found your peanut butter ball receipe! Once ready, scoop 1 inch sized balls, roll them to shape and place them on a cookie sheet. Oh my gosh! (I kid. I panicked. For a healthier version of the recipe, use the honey and non-fat instant dry milk.