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Easy Crockpot Peanut Clusters (Christmas Recipe)

Savor the holiday spirit with these easy crockpot peanut clusters – an irresistible blend of peanuts and chocolate. This sweet & salty crockpot Christmas candy is a delight!

Crockpot Christmas Candy Recipe

This easy-to-follow recipe takes the stress out of holiday preparations, allowing you to effortlessly create a sweet treat that will have your friends and family reaching for more.

Indulge in the festive spirit with this delectable crockpot candy recipe —a delightful blend of crunchy peanuts and rich, velvety chocolate that will undoubtedly become a holiday favorite.

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Making homemade candy does not get much easier than this!  Create a huge batch of crockpot Christmas candy this holiday season – no candy thermometer needed.

Be sure to check out this four ingredient white trash candy or white chocolate Christmas candy too!

Crockpot Christmas Candy Recipe

Simply melt chocolate and peanut butter using the low heat provided by your crockpot.  Slow cooker candy is perfect for bringing to a holiday party or packing up in cellophane bags to give to friends and family.

My kids love the holidays more for the delicious holiday baking than anything else. They are always asking me when am I going to start creating their favorite treats?

Honestly, this crockpot candy is one of those recipes that you could make year-round, but don’t tell them that! The kids call them Christmas peanut butter cups because that’s kind of what they taste like.

Crockpot Christmas Candy Recipe

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SUPPLIES:

Crockpot Chocolate Peanut Clusters:

Crockpot Christmas Candy Ingredients

Ingredients:

This easy recipe starts with a few simple ingredients from the grocery store.

  • Smooth peanut butter
  • Salted peanuts
  • Chocolate almond bark
  • Semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • Holiday sprinkles
Crockpot Christmas Candy Chocolate and Peanut Butter in a crockpot

Instructions:

1. Add the chocolate bark, chocolate chips, peanut butter and peanuts to the crockpot.

stir crockpot candy at half hour mark

2. Set to cook on low for 1 hour, stirring at the half an hour mark.

peanut cluster candy in the crockpot

3. When the chocolate is completely melted, stir once again to coat the peanuts in chocolate.

4. Place muffin cup liners on a baking sheet.

drop crockpot candy into cupcake liners

5. Use the cookie scoop to drop the candy mixture into the liners.

top crockpot candy with festive sprinkles

6. Top candy clusters with festive sprinkles.

7. Move to the refrigerator to set for about an hour.

Crockpot Christmas Candy Recipe

Alternate ingredients:

  • ​Use peanut butter chips instead of peanut butter, chunky peanut butter works great too!
  • White almond bark or white chocolate chips can easily replace the semi sweet chocolate.
  • Use crushed candy canes in the place of the Christmas sprinkles for a whole new flavour profile.
  • Why not add mini marshmallows, toffee bits, rice krispies or pretzel pieces?
  • Try changing up this easy candy by replacing the peanuts with different nuts like cashews, almonds or macadamia nuts.
Crockpot Christmas Candy Recipe

Tips & tricks:

  • Store these peanut clusters in an airtight container for a week or two at room temperature.
  • They can also be placed in a freezer bag and frozen for months before eating.
  • Package them up in festive tupperware or clear cellophane bags to give as gifts throughout the season.
Christmas Crockpot Candy

With its perfect balance of textures and flavors, this easy crockpot candy is sure to become a cherished holiday tradition, bringing warmth and sweetness to your holiday parties. Enjoy the magic of the season with every scrumptious bite!

Crockpot Christmas Candy Recipe

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Crockpot Christmas Candy Recipe

Christmas Crockpot Candy

Yield: 48
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 1 hour
Total Time: 1 hour 10 minutes

Savor the holiday spirit with these easy crockpot peanut clusters - an irresistible blend of peanuts and chocolate. This sweet & salty crockpot Christmas candy is a delight!

Ingredients

  • 1 cup smooth peanut butter
  • 600 g salted peanuts
  • 16 oz (450 g) chocolate almond bark
  • 1 bag (270 g) semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 2 Tbsp Holiday sprinkles

Instructions

  1. Add the chocolate bark, chocolate chips, peanut butter and peanuts to the crockpot.
  2. Set to cook on low for 1 hour, stirring at the half an hour mark.
  3. When the chocolate is completely melted, stir once again to coat the peanuts in chocolate.
  4. Place muffin cup liners on a baking sheet.
  5. Use the cookie scoop to drop the candy mixture into the liners.
  6. Top candy clusters with festive sprinkles.
  7. Move them to the refrigerator to set for about an hour.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 48 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 114Total Fat: 10gSaturated Fat: 2gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 7gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 79mgCarbohydrates: 5gFiber: 1gSugar: 2gProtein: 4g

All values are approximate and based on ingredients used by the recipe writer. Always calculate your own individual nutritional values for the most accurate calculation.

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I'm an active mom of twin boys who is always looking for opportunities to inspire creativity through fun crafts, do-it-yourself projects and delicious recipes. This blog has been an integral part of supporting my little family and I am so grateful to have you become a part of our journey! Let's create together... Read more...

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