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mom's peanut butter bars

Recipe by
Aurora McBee
Great Falls, MT

This is my mom's recipe. It is even better than Reese's candy! Mom says to remember two things: "Choosy moms choose Jif" and "the better the chocolate, the better the candy".

yield serving(s)
prep time 10 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For mom's peanut butter bars

  • 1 c
    butter, melted
  • 1 1/2 c
    peanut butter
  • 2 c
    powdered sugar
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 12 oz
    milk chocolate

How To Make mom's peanut butter bars

  • 1
    Mix together first 4 ingredients. Stir well. Pat evenly into a well-buttered 9x13 baking dish. Cool.
  • 2
    Melt chocolate. Spread over cooled peanut butter layer. Refrigerate to cool.
  • 3
    Allow to stand at room temp 1 hour before cutting into small bites.