Chocolate Peanut Butter Bar Cookies
For anyone who loves chocolate and peanut butter as much as I do, here’s a delicious recipe for chocolate and peanut butter bar cookies. They are easy to make, and are a great dessert to take to a labor day picnic.
1 c. flour
1 c. rolled oats
1/2 c. sugar
1/2 c. brown sugar
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/4 tsp. salt
1/2 c. butter
1/3 c. peanut butter
1/2 tsp. vanilla
1 6 oz pkg. semi-sweet chocolate chips
1/3 c. powdered sugar
2 T. peanut butter
3-5 tsp. milk (add 3 first, then add additional teaspoons until desired consistency)
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease 13 X 9 pan. In large bowl, combine all bar ingredients except the chocolate chips with mixer on low speed until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Press into bottom of pan. Bake 15-20 minutes or until golden brown.
Sprinkle immediately with chocolate chips.
Let stand 5 minutes, then spread evenly.
Combine glaze ingredients and drizzle over the top.
Cool completely, then cut into bars.