Peanut Butter Banana Squares

Serves: 16
Total Calories: 266


1 cup flour plus 2 tablespoons
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
1/3 cup butter or margarine, softened
1/2 cup brown sugar packed
1/2 cup sugar
2 eggs
1 banana small ripe, mashed
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 teaspoon lemon juice
1 cup walnuts pieces
1 (6-ounce) package semi-sweet chocolate chips
powdered sugar (optional)


Preheat oven to 350°. Butter a 9 x 9 x 2-inch baking pan.

In a small bowl, mix flour, baking soda and salt set aside. In a large mixer bowl at medium speed, beat peanut butter and butter or margarine until well blended. Gradually beat in brown sugar and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs one at a time, and beat well after each addition. Beat in banana, vanilla and lemon juice. Add dry ingredients and beat just until blended. Stir in nuts and chips. Spread in baking pan.

Bake for 35 to 40 minutes or until cake pulls away from pan. Cool pan on a wire rack. Cover with plastic wrap. Serve the next day. Sprinkle with powdered sugar if desired.

Nutritional Facts:

Serves: 16
Total Calories: 266
Calories from Fat: 138

This Peanut Butter Banana Squares recipe is from the Current Calendars Cookbook. Download this Cookbook today.

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