Christmas Candy: Old-fashioned Peanut Clusters Recipe (4 Ingredients) by 30Seconds Food

Christmas Candy: Old-fashioned Peanut Clusters Recipe (4 Ingredients)

'Tis the season to make lots of homemade candies! When it comes to candy, peanuts and chocolate go together like peanut butter and jelly. This four-ingredient classic peanut clusters recipe is what happens when peanuts meet chocolate: pure old-fashioned dessert deliciousness with very little effort!

To make these gluten-free old-fashioned peanut clusters you will need salted roasted peanuts, white candy coating, semisweet chocolate chips and milk chocolate chips. That's it! The hardest part of this recipe is waiting for them to harden.

If your family likes chocolate candy, we suggest you surprise them with this old-fashioned peanut clusters candy recipe that's simply peanuts and chocolate. Candy recipes don't get much easier, or more delicious, than this. Try making these low-sodium chocolate peanut clusters for the holidays. They make a great gift packed in cookie tins.

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Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 1 hour and 10 minutes to chill 
Cook Time: 5 to 10 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour and 15 to 20 minutes

Servings: 40


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Recipe Notes

  • The number of candies you get out of this recipe will depend on how big you make them.
  • Store the peanut clusters in an airtight container.
  • Try this recipe with almonds, cashews, walnuts or pecans.

Here's how to make it:

  1. Melt the candy coating and chocolate chips in a saucepot over low heat or in the microwave until smooth, about 5 to 10 minutes. Set aside for about 5 to 10 minutes to cool.
  2. Stir in the peanuts. Drop by spoonfuls onto aluminum foil or parchment paper. Refrigerate about an hour to set. 

Nutrition Facts Per Serving

Calories: 133

Total Fat: 9.7g

Saturated Fat: 2.5g

Cholesterol: 1mg

Sodium: 129mg

Total Carbohydrate: 9.4g

Dietary Fiber: 1.4g

Total Sugars: 4.8g

Protein: 3.8g

Vitamin D: 0mcg

Calcium: 18mg

Iron: 0mg

Potassium: 110mg

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