Peanut Butter Balls

 

Serves: 80

 

 

2 sticks butter or margarine†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

2 cups graham cracker crumbs†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

1 box confectionersí sugar††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

12 ounces creamy peanut butter†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

12 ounces nestles chocolate chips††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

4 tablespoons vegetable shortening†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

 

Melt 2 sticks of margarine or butter.Mix well with 2 cups graham cracker crumbs, 1 box of Confectioner's sugar and 12 oz. creamy peanut butter.Roll into small balls.Melt 12 oz. Nestles Chocolate Chips with 4 tablespoons shortening over hot water.Hold each ball with a toothpick.With a spoon, dip chocolate over ball.Push off onto wax paper with another toothpick.Let set until chocolate hardens.Makes about 80 balls.