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Peanut Butter Clusters Recipe

Peanut Butter Clusters Recipe

Four ingredients and 20 minutes…could a fabulous last-minute gift idea be any easier? This chocolate-coated crunch also freezes well, so keep some on hand for drop-in guests. Pat Maxwell - Taft, California
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. + chilling YIELD:44 servings


  • 2 cups peanut butter chips
  • 1 cup milk chocolate chips
  • 1-1/2 cups dry roasted peanuts
  • 1 cup crushed ridged potato chips


  • 1. In a microwave-safe bowl, melt peanut butter chips and chocolate chips; stir until smooth. Stir in peanuts and potato chips. Drop by level tablespoonfuls onto waxed paper-lined baking sheets. Refrigerate until firm. Store in an airtight container. Yield: about 3-1/2 dozen.

Nutritional Facts

1 each: 96 calories, 6g fat (2g saturated fat), 1mg cholesterol, 70mg sodium, 8g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 1g fiber), 3g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 fat, 1/2 starch.

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drufen User ID: 3633882 262017
Reviewed Mar. 3, 2017

"Very tasty! and easy to make. I found this recipe to use up the potato chip crumbs from the bottom of a bag. The clusters were so addictive, I had to give some to my neighbor so I wouldn't eat too many."

Queenlalisa User ID: 15400 251907
Reviewed Jul. 27, 2016

"I made exactly as the recipe stated. I loved the salt with the sugar. Flavors all tasted fabulous together. I'm saving this one!"

shelli1542 User ID: 1525176 159369
Reviewed Jan. 3, 2012

"My favorite new sweet from Christmas 2011 - a definite keeper. Everyone loved them!"

cltbear User ID: 5742513 177667
Reviewed Sep. 1, 2011

"These little things are so wonderful! They beat peanut clusters any day! Love the potato chips...a little taste of "chippers". (chocolate Covered Potato Chips)"

5hungrykids User ID: 1062637 116981
Reviewed Aug. 18, 2011

"These were just okay."

ColleenaG User ID: 1190332 175999
Reviewed May. 24, 2011

"Oh so good...I'm going to make these again but make them bite size pieces. I almost missed this recipe in the glad I found it."

ColleenaG User ID: 1190332 95974
Reviewed May. 24, 2011

"Oh so good...I'm going to make these again but make them bite size pieces. I almost missed this recipe in the glad I found it."

lafleur User ID: 2115534 103349
Reviewed May. 14, 2011

"Simple & delicious!"

micheleclow User ID: 6777152 92899
Reviewed Dec. 15, 2010

"These were great. I have something new to add to my Christmas baking. I made several new things this year from Taste of Home and this was one of the best."

mjlouk User ID: 1712085 180979
Reviewed Feb. 6, 2010

"These were really easy to make - my 4year old enjoyed helping me. I had to use butterscotch chips b/c the store was out of peanut butter. Very rich, but very good! Addictive!"

keverson User ID: 2789223 108706
Reviewed Feb. 6, 2010

"easy, fast and delicious. Made a great Christmas gift."

1234rich User ID: 1586914 107574
Reviewed Nov. 11, 2009

"quick, simple and delicious. This is the second time I've made these and I expect they will disappear just as fast as the first time I made them. YUMMY!!!!"

valanddansmith User ID: 988113 116979
Reviewed Mar. 11, 2009

"Awesome!!! I wondered about the potato chips but you can't even tell they're in there. My only regret is that I didn't double or triple the recipe! It didn't last very long at my house!"

sunflowersnc User ID: 2905806 103348
Reviewed Dec. 18, 2008

"WOW WOW WOW! So delicious and SO easy! I found my new favorite recipe! You can't mess this one up."

lindachicken__Oklahoma User ID: 227696 162244
Reviewed Dec. 16, 2008

"These were beyond awesome ~ if you like crunchy chocolate that makes you come back for more you can’t go wrong with this irresistible easy candy!"

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