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Chocolate Peanut Clusters


40 minutes
Skill Level
2 dozen clusters

These bite sized clusters are a simple and delicious recipe to make for your guests. This four ingredient recipe is quick and easy to make. Try it here!

Ingredients & Directions

Prep Time
10 minutes
Chill Time
30 minutes



Equipment Needed 
measuring cups Measuring Cups
microwave safe bowl Microwave-Safe Bowl
microwave Mircrowave
candy or petit four papers Candy or Petit Four Papers
refrigerator Refrigerator

Place the milk and dark chocolate chips and shortening in small microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on MEDIUM (50%) for 1 minute; stir until smooth. If necessary, microwave for an additional 15 seconds at a time, stirring after each heating, until chips are melted and mixture is smooth when stirred. Stir in the peanuts.


Drop by teaspoons into 1-inch (2.5 cm) candy or petit four papers. Chill for 30 minutes or until firm. Store, tightly covered, in a container in the refrigerator.