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Peanut Butter Cup Rocky Road Squares

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SKILL LEVEL : intermediatePREP TIME : 35  Minutes

Ingredients

  Amount Per Serving % DV *
Calories330
Calories from Fat140
Total Fat15 g23% DV
Saturated Fat7 g35% DV
Trans Fat0 g
Cholesterol65 mg22% DV
Sodium150 mg6% DV
Total Carbohydrates44 g15% DV
Dietary Fiber2.0 g8% DV
Sugars32 g
Protein6 g
Vitamin A6% DV
Vitamin C0% DV
Calcium0 mg6% DV
Iron10% DV
  Amount Per Serving % DV *
Calories330
Calories from Fat140
Total Fat15 g23% DV
Saturated Fat7 g35% DV
Trans Fat0 g
Cholesterol65 mg22% DV
Sodium150 mg6% DV
Total Carbohydrates44 g15% DV
Dietary Fiber2.0 g8% DV
Sugars32 g
Protein6 g
Vitamin A6% DV
Vitamin C0% DV
Calcium0 mg6% DV
Iron10% DV
  • 38 to 40 REESE'S Peanut Butter Cups Miniatures
  • 1 cup butter or margarine (2 sticks)
  • 1-1/4 cups HERSHEY'S Cocoa , divided
  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 4 egg(s) , divided
  • 2-1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract , divided
  • 1-3/4 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 can sweetened condensed milk (14 oz.) (not evaporated milk)
  • 1 jar marshmallow creme (7 oz.)
  • 1/2 cup peanuts , coarsely chopped

Directions

  • 1. Heat oven to 350°F. Line 13x9x2-inch baking pan with foil, extending foil beyond sides. Grease foil. remove wrappers from peanut butter cups. Cut each peanut butter cup into 4 pieces; set aside.
  • 2. Place butter in large microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at HIGH (100%) 1 minute or until butter is melted. Stir in 3/4 cup cocoa until smooth. Add sugar, 3 eggs and 1 teaspoon vanilla; blend well. Blend in flour; spread in prepared pan. Bake 15 minutes.
  • 3. Meanwhile, combine sweetened condensed milk, remaining 1/2 cup cocoa, remaining egg and remaining 1-1/2 teaspoons vanilla. Pour over baked layer. Return to oven; bake 20 to 25 minutes or until set.
  • 4. Place marshmallow creme by heaping teaspoonfuls over hot surface. Allow to soften about 5 minutes; carefully spread over surface. Immediately sprinkle peanut butter cup pieces and peanuts over marshmallow. Cool completely in pan on wire rack. Refrigerate until thoroughly chilled.
  • 5. Lift dessert from pan using foil as handles; place on cutting board. Cut into squares using wet knife. To serve, gently heat in microwave at MEDIUM about 10 seconds or 200°F. oven until marshmallow softens. (Dessert may also be allowed to soften at room temperature until ready to serve.) Cover; refrigerate leftovers. Makes about 24 servings.

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