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Honey-Peanut Chews


Honey-Peanut Chews

Honey-Peanut Chews

Yield

Makes 36 chews

Ingredients

1/2 cup honey
2 tablespoons peanut butter
1 cup coarsely chopped salted peanuts
3/4 cup powdered sugar
1/2 cup uncooked quick-cooking oats, toasted
Peanutty Coating or additional powdered sugar

Preparation

  1. Grease 11X7-inch pan; set aside. Heat honey and peanut butter in medium saucepan over medium heat until smooth and thin, stirring occasionally; remove from heat. Stir in peanuts, powdered sugar and toasted oats.
  2. Press peanut mixture into prepared pan using greased fingers. Cover and refrigerate 1 hour or until firm. Run sharp knife around edges of peanut mixture; remove mixture to cutting board. Cut crosswise into 6 strips; cut each strip into 6 pieces.
  3. Prepare Peanutty Coating, if desired. Place Peanutty Coating or additional powdered sugar in small bowl; roll candy pieces in mixture to coat well. Wrap individual pieces in colored plastic wrap. Store in airtight container at room temperature.

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