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Peanut Butter Squares Recipe

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Jessica Ayers
Added: Monday, March 30, 2009


1 1/2 c powdered sugar.
1c graham crackers crumbs (about 12 squares)
1/2 c butter or margarine
1/2 c peanut butter
1 c semisweet chocolate chips
Candy decorations

- Mix powder sugar and crackers crumbs in medium bowl.
- Heat butter and peanut butter in 1 qt saucepan over low heat, stirring occasionally, until melted.
-Stir in crumb mixture.
- Press in greased square pan, 8x8x2 in
-Heat chocolate chips in 1 qt saucepan over low heat, stirring frequently, until melted.
- Spread over crumb mixture.
- Immediately sprinkle with candy decorations.
-Cut the bars with knife. (This will make it easier to remove once refrigerated).
-Refrigerate at least 30 minutes or until firm.
- Keep covered and store in fridge.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is really easy to make to hand out at Christmas time. I just double the recipe!




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