Raisin Peanut Clusters
This is a quick recipe that's delicious. You can vary it if you like by using all raisins or all peanuts.
Total TimePrep: 20 min. + chilling
- 2 cups (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
- 2 tablespoons shortening
- 2 cups raisins
- 2 cups dry roasted peanuts
- In a heavy 3-qt. saucepan, melt chocolate and shortening. Remove from the heat; add raisins and peanuts. Drop by heaping tablespoonfuls onto a lightly greased baking sheet.
- Chill until firm, about 2 hours. Store in airtight containers in refrigerator.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 122 calories, 7g fat (2g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 67mg sodium, 14g carbohydrate (11g sugars, 2g fiber), 3g protein.
Originally published as Raisin Peanut Clusters in Sweet and Scrumptious Chocolate
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