Peanut Butter Squares

Peanut Butter Squares

"'This recipe is so quick to make and uses ingredients usually found in ample supply in my cupboard,' notes Marsha Murray of Niverville, Manitoba. 'The chocolate-topped bars are a great take-along for potlucks and showers. They always disappear fast,' she assures."
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15 m servings
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  1. In a microwave-safe bowl, combine the peanut butter, brown sugar, corn syrup and butter. Microwave, uncovered, on high for 1 minute or until butter is melted. Stir in vanilla until combined. Add cereal; mix well. Spread into a greased 8-in. square pan.
  2. In a microwave-safe bowl, melt the chocolate chips; stir until smooth. Spread over cereal mixture. Refrigerate until chocolate is set. Cut into squares.

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Um........YUM. These are freaking DANGEROUS. I used a name brand peanut butter (coming from experiance, using a cheap brand usually ends up a big mess and me feeling like a chump) and all rice k...

Good, chewy bars. I made these with all rice krispies, as that's what I had on hand. I was looking for something a little softer, but if it's something chewy you want - this is it. Super easy to...

Very chewy and good. Loved being able to use the microwave rather than the stove top! For the topping, I used a 50/50 mix of chocolate chips and butterscotch chips, because I remember doing th...

I made these at Christmas and they were a big hit! They're similar to a recipe I used to have that has an icing-like layer in the middle but these are really good without it. Thanks!

Wowee, these were to die for! I made them with only rice crispies because that's what I had on hand and I substituted honey for corn syrup and they still turned out perfect! Will make again an...

definitely tasty! next time i will add an extra cup of cereal. i found the bottom layer was a little too "sticky" still and could be a little firmer.

I used pancake "maple" syrup in place of the corn syrup, and all rice krispies. Made several times and I have a hard time not eating them all!

Very simple and Yummy!

I made these last night for my husband, he gives them 5 stars. I forgot to add the vanilla, they were still good, but we will definitely add it next time. I think I will also use only puffed ri...

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