Buckeye Balls II
You can never have too many Cajun recipes, so give Buckeye Balls II a try. This recipe makes 60 servings with 104 calories, 2g of protein, and 6g of fat each. This recipe covers 2% of your daily requirements of vitamins and minerals. It works well as an inexpensive hor d'oeuvre. A mixture of butter, confectioners' sugar, creamy peanut butter, and a handful of other ingredients are all it takes to make this recipe so flavorful. It is a good option if you're following a gluten free and fodmap friendly diet. From preparation to the plate, this recipe takes about 1 hour and 25 minutes. Buckeye Balls, Buckeye Balls II, and Buckeye Balls are very similar to this recipe.
Line a baking sheet with waxed paper; set aside.
In a medium bowl, mix peanut butter, butter, vanilla, and confectioners' sugar with hands to form a smooth stiff dough. Shape into balls using 2 teaspoons of dough for each ball.
Place on prepared pan, and refrigerate.
Melt shortening and chocolate together in a metal bowl over a pan of lightly simmering water. Stir occasionally until smooth, and remove from heat.
Remove balls from refrigerator. Insert a wooden toothpick into a ball, and dip into melted chocolate. Return to wax paper, chocolate side down, and remove toothpick. Repeat with remaining balls. Refrigerate for 30 minutes to set.
Recommended wine: Sparkling Wine, Sparkling Rose
Sparkling Wine and Sparkling rosé are my top picks for Antipasti. If you're serving a selection of appetizers, you can't go wrong with these. Both are very food friendly and complement a variety of flavors. You could try Le Grand Courtage rosé Brut Bedazzled Bottle. Reviewers quite like it with a 4.7 out of 5 star rating and a price of about 40 dollars per bottle.
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