No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Oat Bars.

Jacquelyn Limina

By
@jlimina

This recipe is addictive and filling. Could even be used as an energy bar.


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Serves:

12

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1 c
butter
2/3 c
brown sugar
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla extract
4 c
quick cooking oats
1 tsp
cinnamon
1/3 c
milk chocolate chips
1/3 c
semi-sweet chocolate chips
2/3 c
creamy or chunky peanut butter

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Grease a 13x9 pan.
2
Melt butter in large sauce pan over medium heat. Stir in brown sugar and vanilla. Mix in the oats and cinnamon. Cook over low heat 2-3 minutes, or until ingredients are well blended. Press half of the mixture into the bottom of the prepared pan. Reserve the other half for the topping.
3
Meanwhile, melt chocolate chips and peanut butter in a small heavy saucepan over low heat, stirring frequently until smooth. Pour the chocolate mixture over the oat crust and spread evenly.
4
crumble the remaining topping over the chocolate layer, pressing in gently. Cover and refrigerate 2-3 hours or until set. Bring back to room temperature before cutting into bars.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #oatmeal, #bars, #Energy