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Peanut Butter Bars Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Jane Burke
Added: Wednesday, August 2, 2006

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/2 cup butter softened
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
1 egg beaten
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 cup all purpose flour
1/2 cup quick cooking Quaker oats
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
ICING:
1/2 cup confectioners sugar
2 tablespoons creamy peanut butter
2 tablespoons whole milk

Directions:
Directions:
Cream the softened butter, sugar and peanut butter in a mixing bowl. Add egg and vanilla and mix well. Combine flour, oats, baking soda and salt into mix and stir thoroughly. Spread onto a greased 13 x 9 x 2 inch baking pan. Sprinkle in the chips. Bake @ 350 for about 25 minutes or until lightly brown. Cool for 10 minutes. Combine the icing ingredients and drizzle over bars and cut.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
3 to 4 dozen
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
40 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
A Taste of Home favorite.

 

 

 

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