21 Reasons peanut butter and chocolate is the most heavenly combination

by Heather Barnett
Feb 10, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. ET

If there's a better combination out there, we haven't found it yet.

1 /21: Chocolate-covered PB-stuffed dates

1/21 :Chocolate-covered PB-stuffed dates

Healthy dates are stuffed with nut butter and hidden in a cloak of dark chocolate.

2 /21: Choco tacos with peanut butter

2/21 :Choco tacos with peanut butter

Choco tacos become something extra special when they're peanut butter-infused.

3 /21: 5-Ingredient choco-PB bars

3/21 :5-Ingredient choco-PB bars

Creamy peanut butter wedged between two slabs of decadent semisweet chocolate is heaven in a bar.

4 /21: Chocolate-peanut butter chicharrones

4/21 :Chocolate-peanut butter chicharrones

This play on muddy buddies is made with pork skin… you know… for extra awesomeness.

5 /21: 5-Minute chocolate-PB mug cake

5/21 :5-Minute chocolate-PB mug cake

A PB-and-chocolate dessert is only five minutes away with peanut butter mug cake.

6 /21: Peanut butter cup chocolate pretzel cake

6/21 :Peanut butter cup chocolate pretzel cake

Believe it or not, this gorgeous peanut butter cup chocolate pretzel cake is a one-bowl recipe.

7 /21: PB-chocolate chip oatmeal scones

7/21 :PB-chocolate chip oatmeal scones

Peanut butter and chocolate ensure your scones aren't too fancy.

8 /21: Chocolate-dipped PB s'mores

8/21 :Chocolate-dipped PB s'mores

How do you make s'mores better? Add peanut butter and espresso, that's how.

9 /21: No-bake chocolate and peanut butter squares

9/21 :No-bake chocolate and peanut butter squares

These chocolate and peanut butter squares feature pretzels for the perfect salty-sweet combo. 

10 /21: Chocolate-peanut butter candy cookies

10/21 :Chocolate-peanut butter candy cookies

Drop cookies take on a whole new meaning with these chocolate-peanut butter cookies.

11 /21: Peanut butter brownie bites

11/21 :Peanut butter brownie bites

Rich chocolate brownie is topped with peanut butter brownie and a gooey ganache. Yum.

12 /21: Chocolate and peanut butter popcorn

12/21 :Chocolate and peanut butter popcorn

Try a little chocolate and peanut butter "poppy chow" for your next movie night in. 

13 /21: White chocolate peanut butter cup fudge

13/21 :White chocolate peanut butter cup fudge

Creamy white fudge spiked with white chocolate peanut butter cups is the best of both worlds.

14 /21: DIY PB-fudge toaster pastries

14/21 :DIY PB-fudge toaster pastries

Satisfy your inner child with a DIY peanut butter-fudge pastry

15 /21: Slow cooker PB and chocolate cake

15/21 :Slow cooker PB and chocolate cake

Drop in the ingredients for peanut butter-chocolate cake, and let the slow cooker do the work.

16 /21: DIY peanut butter cups

16/21 :DIY peanut butter cups

The ultimate classic! Make these homemade peanut butter cups with milk or white chocolate.

17 /21: Healthy PB-chocolate chunk cookies

17/21 :Healthy PB-chocolate chunk cookies

A diet is no excuse to not enjoy some healthy peanut butter-chocolate cookies.

18 /21: PB-chocolate truffles

18/21 :PB-chocolate truffles

Yes, you can indeed make chocolatier-quality chocolate-peanut butter truffles at home. 

19 /21: Chocolate-peanut butter muffins

19/21 :Chocolate-peanut butter muffins

These low-carb muffins are the perfect excuse for a peanut buttery, chocolaty breakfast in bed.

20 /21: Choco-peanut butter panna cotta

20/21 :Choco-peanut butter panna cotta

Panna cotta with peanut butter and chocolate ice cream? Sign us up!

21 /21: Chocolate-dipped peanut butter cookies

21/21 :Chocolate-dipped peanut butter cookies

Couldn't be simpler than a chocolate-dipped peanut butter cookie