1 1/2 cups creamy peanut butter
1/2 cup butter, softened
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
3 3/4 cups powdered sugar
12 ounces white candy coating, chopped
1 Tablespoon shortening
20 blue milk chocolate M&M's
20 brown milk chocolate M&M's
Red decorating gel
In a small mixing bowl, cream the peanut butter, butter and vanilla.
Gradually beat in powdered sugar.
Shape into 1-inch balls.
Cover and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes.
In a microwave-safe bowl, melt candy coating and shortening; stir until smooth.
Dip peanut butter balls into coating; place on waxed paper.
Place M&M's, plain side up, on top.
Let stand until set.
Use red gel to create "bloodshot" eyes.
Yield: 40 pieces.
Posted by nancyoTX