DDGS Peanut Butter Cups

Dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) are a highly sought-after feed due to its high-energy, mid-protein and high digestible phosphorus content and long shelf life.

But did you know DDGS are suitable for human consumption as well? Yes, that’s right. Humans can consume DDGS as long as you start with a human grade grain and observe food quality standards through the production process.

And so, for a change, Blogging For Biofuels presents:


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Start with the ingredients:

  • Margarine – 1 cup
  • Peanut Butter – 1 cup
  • Powdered Sugar 3 and ½ cups
  • Chocolate Chips – to taste, I used ½ cup
  • DDGS – ¼ cup

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Melt the Margarine and Peanut Butter in microwave 30 seconds, stir to liquid.

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In a separate mixing bowl, pour 3 and ½ cups powdered sugar and ¼ cup DDGS. Add the liquid margarine and peanut butter mixture into bowl.

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Stir mixture into a dough

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Press into an even layer into pan

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Cover and coat with melted chocolate. Let chocolate cool and harden. Serve and enjoy!