Peanut Butter Cake Bars

(from val’s recipe box)

Categories: bars


  • •2/3 cup butter, softened
  • •2/3 cup peanut butter
  • •1 cup sugar
  • •1 cup packed brown sugar
  • •4 eggs
  • •2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • •2 cups all-purpose flour
  • •2 teaspoons baking powder
  • •1/2 teaspoon salt
  • •1 package (11-1/2 ounces) milk chocolate chips


  1. •In a large bowl, cream the butter, peanut butter, sugar and brown sugar. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in vanilla. Combine the flour, baking powder and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture. Stir in chocolate chips.

  2. • Spread into a greased 13-in. × 9-in. baking pan. Bake at 350° for 45-50 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Cool on a wire rack. Cut into bars. Yield: 2 dozen.

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