Chocolate-peanut Butter Cookie Bars Recipe

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Chocolate-Peanut Butter Cookie Bars

Brenda Newton

By
@Bigfig

Make these bars a day ahead and then cut before serving. Otherwise give yourself 5 hours 40 minutes to make.


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Serves:

32

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

25 Min

Ingredients

1 pkg
chocolate cake mix (2 layer size)
1 pkg
3.9 oz jell-o chocolate instant pudding
1/2 c
(1 stick) butter, margarine, melted
1/2 c
cold milk
6
squares baker's semi sweet chocolate, chopped, divided
1 c
planter's dry roasted peanuts, divided
1 c
creamy peanut butter

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 350. Line 13x9 dish with foil, spray with cooking spray.
2
Mix first 4 ingredients until blended. (Mixture should be thick). Press half the cake mix mixture into prepared pan.
3
Bake 10 min.
4
Sprinkle half each of the chocolate and nuts over crust; top with peanut butter. Cover with layers of remaining cake mix mixture, chocolate and nuts. Press gently with spatula.
5
Bake 15 min. Cool 1 hour. Refrigerate 4 hours before cutting into bars.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy