Chewy Peanut Butter Popcorn Balls

Dessert ready in 30 minutes! Enjoy these wonderful peanut butter popcorn balls.

  • prep time 30 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 16

Ingredients

2
bags (3.3 oz each) simply salted microwave popcorn (about 20 cups popped)
1
bag (10.5 oz) miniature marshmallows
1/2 cup butter
2
tablespoons dark chocolate-flavored peanut butter
2
cups candy-coated peanut butter pieces
2
cups miniature chocolate-covered peanut butter cup candies, unwrapped, broken into pieces
  • 1 Microwave popcorn as directed on bag.
  • 2 Meanwhile, in 3-quart saucepan, melt marshmallows, butter and peanut butter over low heat, stirring constantly, until smooth. Remove from heat; cool slightly.
  • 3 In large bowl or roasting pan, mix popcorn, peanut butter pieces and candies. Pour marshmallow mixture over popcorn mixture; stir until well coated. Cool slightly.
  • 4 Spray hands with cooking spray. Shape popcorn mixture into balls, each about 3 inches in diameter. Place on waxed paper; cool. Wrap individually in plastic wrap, or place in plastic bags and tie with ribbon or raffia.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    349
    ,
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    18g
    18%
    (Saturated Fat
    9g,
    9%
    ),
    Sodium
    157mg
    157%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    43g
    43%
    (Dietary Fiber
    3g
    3%
    ),
    Protein
    6g
    6%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    2 1/2 Starch; 3 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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