Merry Chocolate Nut Clusters Recipe
1 C. chocolate chips
1/2 C. white chips
1 T. shortening (do not use butter, margarine, spread or oil)
2-1/4 C. (11.5 oz. pkg.) lightly salted peanuts, divided
Place chocolate chips, white chips and shortening in small microwave-safe bowl.
Microwave at HIGH (100%) 1 to 1-1/2 minutes or until chips are melted and mixture is smooth when stirred. Reserve 1/4 cup peanuts for garnish; stir remaining peanuts into chocolate mixture. Drop by teaspoonfuls into 1-inch diameter candy papers; top each candy with a reserved peanut.
Refrigerate, uncovered, until chocolate is set, about 1 hour. Store in airtight container in cool, dry place. About 3 dozen candies.
Recipe From Razzle Dazzle Recipes