Ingredient: creamy peanut butter

Peanut Butter Cups

Pile of Peanut Butter Cups

I have the hardest time deciding what the best chocolate flavor pairing is! I love coconut and chocolate, and I love fruit and chocolate, and I love caramel and chocolate, but the peanut butter and chocolate combo is a classic. There was that 80s Reese’s commercial where the guy was walking down the street eating chocolate and the girl was walking down the street eating peanut butter and they bump into each other, and boom! Chocolate peanut butter deliciousness! Such a perfect combination. There are so many awesome ways to combine these flavors, but you can’t go wrong with classic chocolate peanut butter cups.

Pile of Peanut Butter Cups in gold paper wrappers
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Drinks, Sweet

Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate

Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate and Spoon full of Peanut butter

As promised, throughout January aka Hot Cocoa Month I’ll be sharing bonus recipes as a thank you for helping me reach my 2017 goal.  That means instead of one recipe a week I’ll be sharing with you TWO recipes a week!  Check back every Sunday and Thursday for plenty of easy and delicious, made-from-scratch, hot cocoa recipes!

We survived a bomb cyclone, and now here we are in the middle of January and we’re going to come close to hitting 60* in New England!  WHAT IS HAPPENING?!  But guys, it’s never too warm for hot chocolate. (Just like it’s never too cold for ice cream. NEVER.)  Even in warm weather, there is something so comforting about curling up on the couch with a mug of hot chocolate. Continue Reading