No-Bake Peanut Butter Bars Recipe
These no bake peanut butter bars taste just like peanut butter cups!! They are so simple to make and are simply decadent.
Servings: 9 bars
- 1/2 cup unsalted butter (1 stick)
- 1 cup graham cracker crumbs
- 2 cup powdered sugar
- 1 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter divided
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 1/4 tsp kosher sea salt
- 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
Line a 9x9 inch baking pan with parchment paper or foil, set aside
In a large microwave safe bowl, melt butter in the microwave. Add graham crackers, powdered sugar, 1 cup +2 tablespoons of peanut butter, vanilla, and salt. Mix until combined.
Press mixture into the bottom of the prepared pan creating an even layer.
In a small microwave safe bowl add the chocolate chips and remaining 2 tablespoons of peanut butter. Microwave to melt, then stir to smooth. Spread over top of the pressed mixture.
Place in the refrigerator to chill for at least 2 hours. The bars should be firm.
To cut, remove from the refrigerator and cut with a sharp chef's knife. Serve cold or at room temperature.
Serving: 9g | Calories: 562kcal | Carbohydrates: 51g | Protein: 11g | Fat: 37g | Saturated Fat: 15g | Cholesterol: 28mg | Sodium: 295mg | Potassium: 362mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 39g | Vitamin A: 325IU | Calcium: 38mg | Iron: 2mg