chocolate peanut butter squares

★★★★☆ 2 Reviews
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By Pat Duran
from Las Vegas, NV

These are the best tasting peanut butter bars- I made these for a wedding shower last summer and they were a great hit.Even the mother of the groom said she liked them- I ran out of printed out copies-with a promise to e-mail the recipe to them.LOL. Great: Eagle Brand recipe and photo, the ones I made were the mirror image.

★★★★☆ 2 Reviews
serves 1 dozen bars
prep time 25 Min
cook time 30 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For chocolate peanut butter squares

  • 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
  • 1 lg
    egg, beaten
  • 14 oz
    can sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/2 c
    creamy peanut butter
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How To Make chocolate peanut butter squares

  • 1
    Heat oven to 350^. Combine oats, brown sugar, flour, baking powder and baking soda in large bowl. Cut in butter with pastry blender 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 13x9-inch baking pan. Bake 15 minutes.
  • 3
    Stir together sweetened condensed milk and peanut butter in a small bowl until well combined. Pour evenly over partially baked crust. Stir remaining crumb mixture and chocolate chips. Sprinkle evenly over peanut butter layer. Bake for another 15 minutes. Cool. Cut into bars.
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