Peanut Butter Bits Cracker Candy


  • (2) 8.8 oz boxes Peanut Butter Ritz Bits
  • 1 1/2 cups butter
  • 1 1/2 cups brown sugar
  • 3 1/2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 tbsp butter, for topping
  • Optional: ¼ cup peanuts, roughly chopped


    1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
    2. Arrange an even layer of cracker bits to the edges of the baking sheet and set aside.
    3. In a small saucepan, add sugar and butter and bring to a boil over medium heat. Boil for 3-4 minutes then immediately pour mixture over the arranged crackers.
    4. Bake for 6-8 minutes, caramel will be bubbling.
    5. Let the sheet cool for a few minutes while you melt the chocolate.
    6. In a medium microwave-safe bowl, heat chocolate and 1 tablespoon butter in 30 second increments until fully melted.
    7. Pour chocolate over crackers and spread into an even layer. Top with chopped peanuts if desired.
    8. Allow candy to fully cool before breaking or cutting into pieces (cooling can be sped up in the fridge).
    9. Store in an airtight container.

    Enjoy !

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