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no bake chocolate peanut butter oat bars.

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Jacquelyn Limina
Duquesne, PA

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

(1 rating)
yield 12 serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For no bake chocolate peanut butter oat bars.

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

How To Make no bake chocolate peanut butter oat bars.

  • 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.