Nutella Peanut Butter Chocolate Balls

A twist on a classic recipe, these Nutella Peanut Butter Chocolate Balls will be a big hit at your next party or get-together! Not much beats chocolate and peanut butter together. The addition of Nutella really kicks this recipe up a notch! This recipe is sure to be a crowd pleaser.

Nutella Peanut Butter Chocolate Balls from Dewig Meats. A twist on a classic recipe, these Nutella Peanut Butter Chocolate Balls will be a big hit at your next party or get-together! Yum!

For more Nutella goodness, try our Nutella-Stuffed Chocolate Chip Blondies or Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies.

Acknowledgements:

Thanks to Jif Peanut Butter for the original version of this recipe.

Nutella Peanut Butter Chocolate Balls
 
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Recipe type: Dessert
Serves: 20 balls
Ingredients
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  • 1/2 cup Jif creamy peanut butter
  • 12 Tablespoons (1 1/2 sticks) butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup Nutella
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 2 Tablespoons Crisco All-Vegetable Shortening
Instructions
  1. Combine peanut butter, butter, vanilla, Nutella, and salt in large bowl.
  2. Beat with an electric mixer on low until blended.
  3. Add 3 1/2 cups powdered sugar, beating until blended.
  4. Shape into 1" balls and place on wax paper lined cookie sheet.
  5. Freeze for 2 hours.
  6. Place chocolate chips and shortening in microwave safe bowl.
  7. Microwave for 30 seconds and stir.
  8. Repeat until mixture is smooth.
  9. Reheat as needed while coating peanut butter balls.
  10. Drop peanut butter balls into bowl of chocolate.
  11. With spoons, scoop chocolate around entire ball. Remove excess.
  12. Place chocolate coated Nutella peanut butter balls on wax paper lined cookie sheet.
  13. Refrigerate until firm.
Tips:
  1. To keep peanut butter balls longer, continue to refrigerate. They will last up to one week in an airtight container.
Revised: DKiesel18

 

 

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