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Peanut Butter Bars Recipe

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Kate Brown & Trina Pace
Added: Sunday, April 26, 2009


3/4 c. butter, softened
3/4 c. creamy peanut butter
3/4 c. sugar
3/4 c. brown sugar
2 tsp. water
2 eggs
1 1/2 tsp. vanilla
1 1/2 c. flour
1 1/2 c. quick-cooking oats
3/4 tsp. soda
1/2 tsp. salt


1 1/4 c. milk chocolate chips
1/2 c. butterscotch chips
1/2 c. creamy peanut butter

Cream the butter, peanut butter, sugars, and water. Beat in eggs and vanilla. Combine the flour, oats, baking soda, and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture.
Spread into a greased cookie sheet. Bake @ 325 for 18-22 minutes.
For glaze, in a microwave safe bowl, melt chips and peanut butter, pour over warm bars and spread evenly.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
These bars are the old school lunch favorite. Yum!




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