Take 5® Stuffed Brownie Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Buttercream


In case you didn’t know … Take 5® is a pretzel, caramel, peanut and peanut butter-filled, milk chocolate coated candy bar by Hershey.  Now imagine all that goodness stuffed inside of brownie cupcakes and topped off with creamy peanut butter buttercream.   Mmmm …

For the brownie cupcakes you’ll need:

4 oz. unsweetened chocolate
1 1/2 sticks unsalted butter
2 c. sugar
3 eggs
1/4 t. salt
2 t. vanilla
1 c. flour
one bag of fun-sized Take 5® candy bars

For the buttercream and topping you’ll need:

1 1/2 sticks unsalted butter (you could use salted, for even more saltiness)
3/4 c. smooth peanut butter
1 1/2 c. powdered sugar
1 t. vanilla
crushed up pretzels

Step-by-step instructions ===> HERE

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