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Raisin Peanut Clusters

Total Time

Prep: 20 min. + chilling


3 dozen

This is a quick recipe that's delicious. You can vary it if you like by using all raisins or all peanuts.
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  • 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
  • 2 tablespoons shortening
  • 2 cups raisins
  • 2 cups dry roasted peanuts


  1. 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.
  2. Chill until firm, about 2 hours. Store in airtight containers in refrigerator.

Nutrition Facts

1 each: 122 calories, 7g fat (2g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 67mg sodium, 14g carbohydrate (11g sugars, 2g fiber), 3g protein.

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