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This famous Ohio treat is an easy, delicious peanut butter fudge truffle with a delectable chocolate coating. Coconut sugar sweetens the peanut butter fudge portion for a healthier rich, creamy bite.

Difficulty: Easy

Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 25 minutes

Serves: 6

Ingredients

  • ½ cup creamy natural peanut butter
  • ½ cup coconut sugar
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 2 Tbsp. unsweetened vanilla protein powder
  • ⅓ cup melted sugar-free dark chocolate

Directions

  • Line a mini muffin pan with liners and very lightly spray with cooking spray.
  • In a mixing bowl, combine peanut butter, sugar, vanilla, and protein powder and mix well.
  • Chill the mixture for 10 minutes, then roll into balls. Dip the balls into the melted chocolate, covering ¾ of the way up. Place in prepared cupcake liners.
  • Return to the refrigerator for another 5 minutes, or until chocolate has hardened.