Homemade Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups

All kids absolutely adore peanut butter cups, but not many people tend to make them. As soon as you try our recipe for Homemade Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups you’ll see just how easy making them actually is, and you won’t be able to get enough of them!


1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate bar

1/4 cup peanut butter

1/4 cup butter (4 Tbsp or 1/2 stick)

1/2 cup graham cracker crumbs

3/4 cup peanut butter

1/4 cup powdered sugar

1/4 cup graham cracker crumbs

3/4 semi-sweet chocolate bar

1/8 cup butter (2 Tbsp or 1/4 stick)

© Cedric Carter | Dreamstime.com



- Place mini-muffin or candy papers in a mini-muffin tin.

- In a double boiler, melt chocolate bar, peanut butter, and 1/4 cup butter, mixing until smooth. Gently mix in graham cracker crumbs.

- Place about 1 teaspoon chocolate graham cracker mixture in bottom of paper cups. Chill 15 to 30 minutes to harden.

- Place 3/4 cup peanut butter in a bowl over hot water to soften. Mix in powdered sugar and graham cracker crumbs.

- Place 1 teaspoon peanut butter mixture on top of hardened chocolate   cracker layer. Chill 15 to 30 minutes.

- Melt 6 ounces chocolate bar with butter. Top the peanut butter layer with about 1 teaspoon chocolate mixture. Chill to harden. Refrigerate leftovers.

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