Potato Candy from Ohio Recipe

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Potato Candy from Ohio
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  • 1 (2 lb) package confectioners' sugar
  • 1 1/2 tbsp butter
  • 3 tbsp confectioners' sugar , or as needed
  • 1 (18 oz) jar creamy peanut butter


  1. Combine confectioners' sugar, mashed potatoes, butter, and vanilla extract in a large bowl until a thick dough forms. Refrigerate dough until chilled, about 30 minutes. Stir extra confectioners' sugar into dough if too moist.
  2. Spread a large sheet of waxed paper on the counter. Sprinkle with confectioners' sugar.
  3. Dust rolling pin with confectioners' sugar. Roll chilled dough on prepared waxed paper into a 1/4-inch thick rectangle.
  4. Spoon peanut butter into a microwave-safe bowl. Heat in microwave on High until slightly softened, 20 to 30 seconds.
  5. Spread softened peanut butter onto dough.
  6. Roll dough, starting from long end, into a jelly roll shape.
  7. Wrap the roll in waxed paper and refrigerate until firm, about 2 hours. Slice into 1/4-inch slices.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 105.86 Kcal (443 kJ)
Calories from fat 17.98 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 2g 3%
Cholesterol 1.91mg 1%
Sodium 6.68mg 0%
Potassium 33.96mg 1%
Total Carbs 22.1g 7%
Sugars 20.44g 82%
Dietary Fiber 0.17g 1%
Protein 0.39g 1%
Vitamin C 0.5mg 1%
Iron 0.1mg 0%
Calcium 1.8mg 0%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 374.26 Kcal (1567 kJ)
Calories from fat 63.56 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7.06g 3%
Cholesterol 6.75mg 1%
Sodium 23.61mg 0%
Potassium 120.06mg 1%
Total Carbs 78.14g 7%
Sugars 72.25g 82%
Dietary Fiber 0.6g 1%
Protein 1.38g 1%
Vitamin C 1.7mg 1%
Iron 0.3mg 0%
Calcium 6.3mg 0%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 2.2
  • 3

Good Points

  • saturated fat free,
  • very low sodium,
  • low cholesterol

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