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Tumbleweeds Recipe

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"I like making these crisp and creamy treats because they require only four ingredients," says Virginia Johnson of Mims, Florida. "It's hard to stop eating them, they're irresistible."
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. + chilling
MAKES:27 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. + chilling
MAKES: 27 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 can (12 ounces) salted peanuts
  • 1 can (7 ounces) potato sticks
  • 3 cups butterscotch chips
  • 3 tablespoons peanut butter

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (2 each) equals 266 calories, 18 g fat (9 g saturated fat), 2 mg cholesterol, 102 mg sodium, 24 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 5 g protein.

Directions

  1. Combine peanuts and potato sticks in a bowl; set aside. In a microwave, heat butterscotch chips and peanut butter at 70% power for 1-2 minutes or until melted, stirring every 30 seconds. Add to peanut mixture; stir to coat evenly.
  2. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto waxed paper-lined baking sheets. Refrigerate until set, about 5 minutes. Store in an airtight container. Yield: about 4-1/2 dozen.
Originally published as Tumbleweeds in Taste of Home April/May 1999, p64

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (2 each) equals 266 calories, 18 g fat (9 g saturated fat), 2 mg cholesterol, 102 mg sodium, 24 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 5 g protein.

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Reviewed Jan. 14, 2012

These are wonderful in taste and so easy to make. One batch is never enough to meet demand!

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Reviewed Dec. 27, 2011

One of my all time favorites - easy to make and delicious. I sometimes use different chips (peanut butter and chocolate, or butterscotch and peanut butter) and add a handful of Heath chips after mixing with peanuts/potato sticks.

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