Old Fashioned Peanut Butter Bars Recipe

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Old Fashioned Peanut Butter Bars

Micki Smith

By
@teacher19604

If you remember the delicious peanut butter bars that were served in your school cafeteria, here's your recipe! I have made these and they are super simple, delicious, and you almost always have the ingredients on hand!


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Rating:

Serves:

Makes 24 bars

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

25 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
creamy peanut butter
1 stick
butter or margarine
1 c
self rising flour
1 1/2 c
white sugar
2 large
eggs
1 Tbsp
vanilla extract

FROSTING

1 1/2 c
confectioners sugar
2 Tbsp
creamy peanut butter
2 Tbsp
milk
1 tsp
vanilla

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Put the peanut butter and butter in a saucepan over low heat to melt, do not let it boil, just warm and melt.
2
Remove from heat and stir in the sugar, eggs, and vanilla. Add the flour and stir to combine well.
3
Spread evenly into a 13X9" sheet cake pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 25 minutes. Cool completely and frost.
4
Frosting:
Whisk together all ingredients and spread over cooled bars.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: Southern