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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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

Step-By-Step

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

About this Recipe

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