Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Peanut Butter and Jelly Bars
2 sticks butter at room temp
1 1/2 c sugar
1 tsp vanilla
2 large eggs at room temp
2 c peanut butter
3 c flour
1 tsp baking powder
1 1/2 tsp salt
1 1/2 c raspberry or strawberry jam
2/3 c chopped peanuts (opt)
Spray 9X13 pan, line with parchment paper, spray paper. Preheat oven to 350
Cream butter and sugar, add vanilla and eggs, mix well then stir in peanut butter.
In separate bowl sift flour, b powder and salt, Add to creamed mixture until combined. Spread 2/3 dough in pan. Next spread jam ( you can heat in microwave a little to thin if you like).
Place remaining dough in small dollops over jam, sprinkle with chopped peanuts. Bake 45 min.
This are a great snack for your peanut butter lover!
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