Valentine Peanut Butter Balls

Valentine’s Day is only one month away, I can’t believe it. I love a good no bake recipe and these Valentine Peanut Butter Balls are simple and delicious.  Peanut Butter Balls, also known as Buckeyes, have a smooth peanut butter center and chocolate shell. Make this simple Peanut Butter Ball recipe for your Valentine. 


Valentine Peanut Butter Balls

Course Dessert
Author Jennifer Grooms


  • 1/2 cup Softened butter
  • 1 1/2 cups Peanut butter
  • 1 tablespoon Vanilla extract
  • 3 cups Powdered sugar
  • 4 cups White chocolate chips
  • Pink sugar sprinkles
  • Heart sprinkles


  1.  Line a baking sheet with a piece of parchment paper.

  2. In a large mixing bowl, combine your butter peanut butter and vanilla and beat using a hand or stand mixer until creamy.
  3. Mix in your powdered sugar 1 cup at a time until you have the consistency you’d like.
  4. Fork your peanut butter mixture into small balls and place on your parchment paper lined baking sheet
  5. Freeze you peanut butter balls for 15 minutes.
  6. Place your white chocolate chips in a microwave safe bowl and heat on 50% power for 3-4 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds until melted.
  7. Place a toothpick in the center of a peanut butter ball and dip into your melted chocolate, leave the top 1/4 uncoated and place back on your parchment paper lined baking sheet.
  8. After you dip all your peanut butter balls place them in the freezer for 5 minutes.
  9. Scoop the rest of your melted white chocolate into a sandwich bag and cut a small tip off a corner, drizzle over each peanut butter ball and immediately top with sprinkles.
  10. Let harden for 15 minutes and enjoy!

Recipe Notes

  • These can be easily be changed to suit any any holiday by changing the color of your drizzle or the sprinkles you use.