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Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

Jessica Braider
These are a fantastic special treat or edible gift! These are also a lot of fun to make with kids.
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 30 mins
Total Time 50 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 20 servings

Ingredients
  

  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter
  • 1 1/2 cup peanut butter or other nut or seed butter
  • 1 3/4 cup confectioner’s sugar
  • 1 1/2 cup graham cracker crumbs
  • 12 oz. chocolate chips
  • 1 cup mini-marshmallows optional
  • 1/4 cup chopped peanuts optional

Instructions
 

  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Spray a 9 x 13-inch baking pan with nonstick cooking spray.
  • Melt the butter.
  • In a mixing bowl, combine the butter, peanut butter, sugar and graham cracker crumbs until thoroughly combined. Pat them into the baking pan.
  • Sprinkle the chocolate chips on top and transfer it to the oven for 2 – 3 minutes until the chips are soft. With a spatula, spread the chocolate evenly over the graham crust.
  • Top it with the marshmallows, pressing them down slightly so they stick, or the peanuts, if desired.
  • Refrigerate for at least 30 minutes until they are hard, then cut them into squares to serve.

Notes

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Keyword Baked Goods, Company/Entertaining, Dessert, Fall, Holidays/Special Events, Kid-Friendly, Kosher, Make-Ahead, Nut-Free, Spring, Summer, Vegetarian, Winter
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