Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars Recipe

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Laura Mattingly

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@lauramay814

This is a recipe from my dear friend. :) this really is the perfect combination chocolate and peanut butter :)

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
9x13 dish
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 c
    flour
  • 2/3 c
    packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 c
    butter, melted
  • 2
    egg yolks
  • 2/3 c
    semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 1/4 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 1 c
    peanut butter
  • 1/4 c
    butter, melted
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1 Tbsp
    milk
  • 1/3 c
    semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 Tbsp
    shortening

How to Make Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350*
  2. In medium bowl, combine the flour, brown sugar, 1/2 cup butter and egg yolks. Mix together by hand till well blended and the mixture is crumbly. Press evenly into 9x13 pan.
  3. Bake for 12-15 minutes in oven till light golden. As soon as the crust comes out of the oven, sprinkle the 2/3 cup of chocolate chips onto the crust. Return to oven for 1-2 minutes. Take out of oven and spread the melted chocolate chips over the crust. Set aside.
  4. In a medium bowl, mix together the confectioners sugar, peanut butter, 1/4 cup butter and vanilla. Then stir in milk. crumble the peanut butter mixture over the chocolate layer. Press down lightly. In medium saucepan, combine 1/3 cup chocolate chips and shortening. Cook over low heat, stirring occasionally till melted. Drizzle over peanut butter layer and refrigerate till set, about 3-4 hours. Cut into bars.

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About Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

Course/Dish: Chocolate, Other Desserts
Hashtag: #Peanut butter




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