Peanut Butter Bars

1
Janet Crow

By
@jcrow216

This recipe comes from a friend of mine whose Mother worked it the local schoolhouse cafeteria. This is the original peanut butter bars that were served and they are delicious, just as I remember them as a child.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    creamy peanut buter
  • 1 stick
    butter or margarine
  • 1 c
    self rising flour
  • 1 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 2 large
    eggs
  • 1 Tbsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 c
    confectioners sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    creamy peanut butter
  • 2 Tbsp
    milk
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract

How to Make Peanut Butter Bars

Step-by-Step

  1. Put the peanut butter and butter in a saucepan over low heat to melt, do not let it boil, just warm and melt. Remove from heat and stir in the sugar, eggs and vanilla. Add the flour and stir to combine well. Spread evenly into a 13x9" sheet cake pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 25 minutes. Cool completely and frost.
  2. Whisk together the last 4 ingredients and spread over bars.

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About Peanut Butter Bars

Course/Dish: Cakes, Cookies, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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