Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

Sheila D

By
@ditzybug59

Pure comfort food!


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Ingredients

2 c
quick-cooking oats
1 3/4 c
firmly packed light brown sugar
1 1/2 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 c
butter
1/2 c
chopped peanuts
1 c
semi-sweet chocolate chips(6 0z.)
1 large
egg, beaten
1 can(s)
can sweetened condensed milk (14 oz.)
1/2 c
creamy peanut butter

Directions Step-By-Step

1
HEAT oven to 350°F. Combine oats, brown sugar, flour, baking powder and baking soda in large bowl. Cut in butter with pastry blender or 2 knives until mixture resembles fine crumbs. Stir in peanuts.
2
RESERVE 1 1/2 cups crumb mixture. Stir egg into remaining crumb mixture. Press onto bottom of 13 x 9-inch baking pan.
BAKE 15 minutes.
3
STIR together sweetened condensed milk and peanut butter in small bowl until well combined. Pour evenly over partially baked crust.
4
STIR together reserved crumb mixture and chocolate chips. Sprinkle evenly over peanut butter layer.
BAKE an additional 15 minutes. Cool. Cut into bars.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: For Kids