Peanut Butter Oatmeal Bars

Serves: 5
Total Calories: 1,017
Yield: 3 dozen bars


1/2 cup butter or margarine
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup dark corn syrup
2 tablespoons vanilla extract
4 cups quick oats
2/3 cup chunky peanut butter
1 (6-ounce) package milk chocolate chips


Preheat oven to 350 degrees and prepare a 9 x 13-inch pan with nonstick cooking spray.

In a large bowl, cream the butter and sugars then stir in the corn syrup and vanilla. Add the oatmeal and thoroughly combine. Using a spatula, spread mixture into the prepared pan. Bake for 15 minutes.

While cookies are baking, melt the peanut butter and chocolate chips in a medium microwave-safe bowl in the microwave. When the cookies have slightly cooled, pour the peanut butter mixture over the top. Chill for at least 1 hour before cutting into bars.

Nutritional Facts:

Serves: 5
Total Calories: 1,017
Calories from Fat: 437

This Peanut Butter Oatmeal Bars recipe is from the Peanut Butter Sweets Cookbook. Download this Cookbook today.

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