Almost No Bake Mini Chocolate Peanut Butter Pies

Almost No Bake Mini Chocolate Peanut Butter Pies

Mini Chocolate Peanut Butter Pies are an easy, make ahead, almost no bake rich, decadently DELICIOUS dessert with a toffee graham cracker crust, creamy peanut butter filling, and silky chocolate ganahce topping sure to satisfy all your peanut butter, chocolate cravings.  That doesn’t mean you won’t want five. 

Patrick and I were lazying around one night with nothing on TV, nothing on Netflix.  He was manning the controls when he stopped at Pioneer Woman. “Let’s watch this!”  he said.  Honestly, I think he was more excited about it than I was.  But as Ree began making her Peanut Butter Pie, I got excited, very excited.

Ingredients

  • **Graham Cracker Toffee Crust
  • 5 whole graham crackers
  • 3 tablespoons melted unsalted butter
  • 1 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons toffee bits (I use Heath Bits ‘O Brickle Toffee its)
  • **Peanut Butter Pie Filling
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 6 ounces cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1 cup smooth peanut butter
  • 1 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1/2 cup toffee bits (I use Heath Bits ‘O Brickle Toffee its)
  • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • **Chocolate Ganache
  • 4 ounces quality semisweet chocolate, chopped (1/2 cup)
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream
  • **Garnish
  • 1/4 cup chopped salted peanuts
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons smooth peanut butter
  • mini chocolate chips (optional)
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