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Quick and Easy

Easy as Pie Peanut Butter No-Bake Cheesecake

Details

Time
4 hours 30 minutes
Skill Level
Intermediate
Yields
1 cheesecake

This delicious recipe brings together REESE'S Peanut Butter Cup Minis, REESE'S Creamy Butter and a REESE'S Peanut Butter Cup in one big embrace. Best of all? You don't even have to turn on the oven.

Ingredients & Directions

Prep Time
30 minutes
Chill Time
4 hours

Ingredients

  • 1 1/3 cups
    REESE'S Peanut Butter Cups Minis
  • 1 cup
    REESE’S Creamy Peanut Butter
  • 6 oz.
    cream cheese, softened
  • 14 oz.
    sweetened condensed milk (not evaporated milk)
  • 1 envelope
    unflavored gelatin
  • 2/3 cup
    hot water
  • 2
    non-dairy whipped topping (12-oz. tub)
  • sprinkles
  • 1
    REESE'S Peanut Butter Cup (unwrapped)
  • Peanut Butter Crumb Crust
  • 2 cups
    vanilla wafer crumbs (about 45 wafers, crushed)
  • 1/2 cup
    powdered sugar
  • 1/4 cup
    REESE’S Creamy Peanut Butter
  • 3 Tbsps
    butter or margarine

Step-By-Step Directions

Equipment Needed 
Mixing Bowl Mixing Bowl
Bowl Bowl
Refrigerator Refrigerator
Oven Oven
Springfoam Pan 9-Inch Springfoam Pan
Microwave-Safe Bowl Microwave-Safe Bowl
Microwave Microwave
Measuring Cups Measuring Cups
1

Prepare Peanut Butter Crumb Crust. Sprinkle mini peanut butter cups over crust; set aside.

2

Combine peanut butter, cream cheese and sweetened condensed milk in large mixer bowl; beat until smooth. Sprinkle gelatin over hot water in small bowl. Let stand 2 minutes to soften; stir until gelatin is dissolved. Gradually beat into peanut butter mixture. Fold in 4 cups whipped topping. Pour into prepared crust.

3

Cover; refrigerate about 4 hours or overnight. Garnish with remaining whipped topping and sprinkles. Top with peanut butter cup. Cover; refrigerate leftover cheesecake or freeze for longer storage.

Peanut Butter Crumb Crust: Heat oven to 350° F. Line 9-inch springform pan with foil. Stir together vanilla wafer crumbs and powdered sugar. Place peanut butter and butter in small microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at medium (50%) 30 seconds or until butter is melted and mixture is well blended when stirred. Add to crumb mixture, blending thoroughly. Press crumb mixture firmly onto bottom of springform pan. Bake 5 minutes. Cool completely.

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