Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups

Discussion in 'Cooking in your Motorhome' started by Loujess, Aug 11, 2011.

  1. Loujess

    Loujess

    Joined:
    Jan 10, 2010
    Messages:
    3,261
    Location:
    Leeds UK
    Ratings:
    +3,168
    Jane who wanted this recipe at Thetford. Anyway here it is and I'll bring some to Malvern.

    Base
    50g (1 3/4 oz) dark brown sugar
    100g (7oz) Icing sugar
    50g (1 3/4oz) soft butter
    200g (7oz) smooth peanut butter (regular jar)

    Topping
    200g (7oz) milk chocolate
    100g (3 1/2 oz) dark chocolate

    Mix together all the base ingredients by hand, mixer, in bowl or whatever. Roll little balls and push into sweet cases.

    Melt the topping very gently and enough over each base to cover.

    Let them cool, scoff and get fat.

    Ivy
     
    • Like it Like it x 8
  2. gypsylady

    gypsylady

    Joined:
    Jun 24, 2008
    Messages:
    251
    Location:
    Durham
    Ratings:
    +104
    Sounds yummy.

    Thanks

    Love June
     
  3. Hollyberry

    Hollyberry Funster

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2011
    Messages:
    4,235
    Location:
    Paignton, Devon.
    Ratings:
    +22,779
    Mmmmmmmmmmmmm, sound wonderful.
     
  4. Reallyretired

    Reallyretired Funster

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2008
    Messages:
    6,242
    Location:
    Eastbourne East Sussex
    Ratings:
    +4,188
    I'm sure they're delicious, but we'll have to give them a miss, as I have an adverse reaction to chocolate and Shirley has a nut allergy :Sad:
     
  5. champers

    champers Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Mar 9, 2009
    Messages:
    3,649
    Location:
    Wales
    Ratings:
    +2,633
    Pretty pretty please save one for me ! I love the peanut butter cups :thumb::thumb:

    Kath
     
  6. Loujess

    Loujess

    Joined:
    Jan 10, 2010
    Messages:
    3,261
    Location:
    Leeds UK
    Ratings:
    +3,168
    Oh goody! Sounds like I might have to make a double batch. :roflmto:

    Ivy
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
  7. icantremember

    icantremember Funster

    Joined:
    Sep 2, 2010
    Messages:
    6,018
    Location:
    Nr Watton in Norfolk
    Ratings:
    +12,329
    Hey.... does that include ALL Funsters?:Smile:
     
  8. pappajohn

    pappajohn Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2007
    Messages:
    31,245
    Location:
    YO11 2BD
    Ratings:
    +23,521
    i sampled these at malvern and can only say ....more, more, more.

    couldnt get enough...thank you !
     
  9. Ambilkate

    Ambilkate Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Jul 15, 2009
    Messages:
    6,023
    Location:
    Shropshire
    Ratings:
    +13,243
    We also sampled them at Malvern yummy had seconds. thanks for the recipe Loujess :thumb:
     
  10. chrisgreen

    chrisgreen Funster

    Joined:
    Jul 26, 2009
    Messages:
    5,676
    Location:
    england
    Ratings:
    +8,986
    i can vouch for john sampleing these as i was sat with him and never got a chance to try them, as in a flash they were all gone:cry:
     
  11. Janine

    Janine Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2007
    Messages:
    5,486
    Location:
    Sunny Shropshire
    Ratings:
    +10,979
    Totally yummy and so moreish.

    Lucky for my waistline, I didn't have second-helpings. :roflmto:
     
  12. the stig

    the stig Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 10, 2009
    Messages:
    1,291
    Location:
    Grimsby
    Ratings:
    +760
    Thanks Ivy,
    one question thou, for the topping do you mix the milk and dark together, or individually and make some milk topped and some dark topped?

    Andrea
    x
     
  13. pappajohn

    pappajohn Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2007
    Messages:
    31,245
    Location:
    YO11 2BD
    Ratings:
    +23,521
    Oooo!!! you little fibber.....i had to fight you for them :roflmto:
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
  14. chrisgreen

    chrisgreen Funster

    Joined:
    Jul 26, 2009
    Messages:
    5,676
    Location:
    england
    Ratings:
    +8,986
    yeh,but i lost:ROFLMAO:
     
  15. artemis

    artemis

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2011
    Messages:
    80
    Location:
    Shropshire
    Ratings:
    +30
    We enjoyed these at Malvern. thanks for the recipe
    Elizabeth :Smile:
     
  16. Bertha

    Bertha

    Joined:
    Apr 17, 2011
    Messages:
    5
    Location:
    Bristol
    Ratings:
    +2
    Hi Ivy
    I had several (yes I was greedy!!) they were delicious. Thank you for sharing the receipe as well.
    Dawn & Andrew
     
  17. wizzer59

    wizzer59 Funster

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2009
    Messages:
    3,442
    Location:
    Englishman in Mid Wales
    Ratings:
    +4,319
    Yep we had some too, very nice too:thumb:

    Not going to Lincoln per chance are you:Blush:

    Tim
     
  18. Loujess

    Loujess

    Joined:
    Jan 10, 2010
    Messages:
    3,261
    Location:
    Leeds UK
    Ratings:
    +3,168

    To be honest, I just use milk choc and they're fine. I'm not a great one for sticking to recipes. ::bigsmile:

    Ivy
     

Share This Page