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Peanut Butter Bars Recipe

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Heather Gorringe
Added: Sunday, March 16, 2008


1 cup butter
1 cup brown sugar
1 cup white sugar
2 eggs
2/3 cup peanut butter
1 T vanilla
1/2 t salt
1/4 t baking soda
2 c flour
2 cups old fashioned oats
1/2 cup sweetened coconut
2 cups mini chocolate chips

2 lbs powdered sugar
3/4 cup peanut butter
3/4 cup canned milk
1 T vanilla

Heath over to 350F.
Cream butter and sugars.
Add eggs one at a time.
Add peanut butter and vanilla until combined.
Stir salt and soda into flour.
Add flour mixture into butter mixture.
Finally, stir in oats, coconut and chocolate chips.
Spread evenly into greased sheet pan.
The batter will be sticky. I find it easiest to moisten my fingers and pat it down.
Bake 25 minutes. Cool.
For Frosting:
Cream ingredients together and spread over cooled bars.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
48 bars
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
20 prep, 25 bake
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Remember the peanut bars from the school cafeteria? These are better!




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