Peanutty Brownie Bars

Peanutty Brownie Bars

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based on 7 reviews
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2
15 min.
prep
60 min.
total
24 bars

You'll find two of your favorite flavors in these tasty Peanutty Brownie Bars.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups Quaker® Oats (quick or old fashioned, uncooked)
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine, softened
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine, softened
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Baking Cocoa
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
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PREHEAT oven to 350° F.

FOR CRUST:
COMBINE
oats and flour in medium bowl. Beat peanut butter, butter and brown sugar in large bowl with electric mixer until creamy (about 2 minutes). Add egg and continue beating until blended. Stir in oat mixture; mix well (mixture will be crumbly.) Reserve 1 cup mixture for topping. Set aside. Press remaining oat mixture firmly onto bottom of ungreased 13 x 9-inch baking pan.

BAKE for 10 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool in pan on wire rack for 10 minutes.

FOR BROWNIE FILLING:
BEAT butter and granulated sugar with electric mixer in large bowl until creamy, about 2 minutes. Add eggs and continue beating until well blended, about 2 minutes. Stir in cocoa and flour; mix well. Spread over warm crust. Sprinkle evenly with reserved oat mixture.

BAKE for 30 to 35 minutes or until center of brownie mixture feels firm when lightly touched. (Do not overbake.) Cool completely. Cut into bars. Store tightly covered.

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yum yum yum

These bars were easier to make than i thought!!! They taste so good and the whole family loves them.

- Deb Hier from CRETE, NE

Nice looking...

It looked nice (i rolled the topping between my hands for a nice sprinkle) and tasted good, but not the best. If the ingredients (oatmeal base and chocolate) sound good to you, try it, otherwise maybe something else.

- Laura S from Wisconsin

Wonderful blending of favorite flavors!

This recipe was not only easy to do, it tasted wonderful! Because it has oatmeal AND chocolate AND peanut butter you get to have a great blend of flavors in every bite. I have taken it to several places with me and received rave reviews each time.

- CAROLYN MALTBY from MADISON HEIGHTS, MI

Peanutty Brownie Bars

I would rate this 4 1/2 stars. It is incredibly easy to make and the results are terrific. I love make squares and this is definitely going to become part of my favorite brownie recipes.

- Susie Shaul from Cedarhurst, NY

Better than Average

Tried these brownies for a party and I was in shock the number of people who wanted this recipe. Thank God for email.

- CONNIE GILL from LIBERAL, KS

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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1/24 of Recipe

Servings Per Recipe: 24

  • Amount Per Serving

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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