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Peanut Butter & Pretzel Truffles

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Ingredients
1/2 cup crunchy natural peanut butter
1/4 cup finely chopped salted pretzels
1/2 cup dark chocolate chips, melted (see Tip)

Directions

1. Combine peanut butter and pretzels in a small bowl.

2. Chill in the freezer until firm, about 15 minutes.

3. roll the peanut butter mixture into 20 balls (about 1 teaspoon each). Place on a baking sheet lined with parchment or wax paper and freeze until very firm, about 1 hour.

4. roll the frozen balls in melted chocolate. refrigerate until the chocolate is set, about 30 minutes.

Tips
1. Store airtight in the refrigerator for up to 2 weeks.

2. To melt chocolate, microwave on Medium for 1 minute. Stir, then continue microwaving on Medium, stirring every 20 seconds, until melted. or place chocolate in the top of a double boiler over hot, but not boiling, water. Stir until melted.

Active time: 15 minutes; Total Time: 2 hours

Nutrition Information Per Serving
(Makes 20 truffles) 64 calories; 3g fat; 1mg cholesterol