Looking for a homemade dessert using peanut butter? Then check out these bars recipe that’s ready in 50 minutes.
cups powdered sugar
cup graham cracker crumbs (about 12 squares)
cup butter or margarine
cup peanut butter
cup semisweet chocolate chips or white baking chips
Candy decorations, if desired
Mix powdered sugar and cracker crumbs in medium bowl. Heat butter and peanut butter in 1-quart saucepan over low heat, stirring occasionally, until melted. Stir into crumb mixture. Press in ungreased square pan, 8x8x2 inches.
Heat chocolate chips in 1-quart saucepan over low heat, stirring frequently, until melted. Spread over crumb mixture. Immediately sprinkle with candy decorations. Refrigerate about 30 minutes or until firm. Cut into 6 rows by 6 rows. (To cut diamond shapes, first cut straight parallel lines 1 to 1 1/2 inches apart down the length of the pan. Second, cut diagonal lines 1 to 1 1/2 inches apart across the straight cuts.) Store loosely covered in refrigerator.
Instead of pressing crumb mixture into pan, shape it into 1-inch balls. Heat chocolate chips or white baking chips with 1 tablespoon shortening. Dip the balls into melted chocolate, using tongs, to coat and place them on a sheet of waxed paper. Decorate with candies if desired and then refrigerate the bonbons until firm.
NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING
Serving Size: 1 Bar
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*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.