These delicious Peanut Butter and chocolate bars recipe aka Lunch Lady Bars are an amazing addition to any meal. Just like the lunch lady use to make!
Peanut Butter and Chocolate Bars Recipe (Lunch Lady Bars)
Do you remember growing up and grabbing lunch at school? I still remember the pizza and corn and the delicious carton lemonade or fruit punch.We could always grab either a little Debbie snack, chips or a homemade dessert.
There were always delicious selections to choose from. Sometimes you got jello and others a delicious slice of cake. Many times there were delicious creations you had no idea what they had but didn’t know how the heck you lived without them.
One such dessert was the Lunch Lady Bar a delicious combination of peanut butter and chocolate that you really can’t get enough off. So check out how easy it is to recreate this delicious treat that we all grew up on and loved when lunch time came around.
What you’ll need to make lunch lady bars
1 cup butter softened
2 large eggs
1 cup sugar
2½ cups peanut butter divided
1 cup brown sugar firmly packed
2 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
2 cups old fashioned oats
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup butter, softened
1/4 cup milk
2 teaspoons vanilla
3 tablespoons cocoa
3 cups of powdered sugar
How to make Peanut Butter & Chocolate Lunch Lady bars
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
In a large bowl, cream the white & brown sugar and butter together. Add the vanilla, eggs, and 1 cup peanut butter and stir to combine.
Once you’ve creamed those together mix in the rest of the ingredients
Spread dough on a greased 9x 13 pan and Bake for 15 minutes or until golden brown
While hot spread the other 1 1/2 cups peanut butter on top
Let the top layer cool until the peanut butter has become solid again.
While cooling, mix together frosting ingredients with a hand mixer and then spread on top of bars
Slice and serve!
These delicious bars will win you over with one look. These are seriously some of the most delectable and amazing bars ever created.
You will fall in love, I promise!
I mean who can resist delicious a decadent chocolate frosting….
With a delicious peanut buttery taste! Make them yourselves and see how delicious this combination can be!
Looking for other delicious bar recipes? Check out this copycat Starbucks cookie crumble bars recipe.
These delicious Peanut Butter Lunch lady bars are just like the ones you use to eat in school. Filled with delicious chocolate, Peanut butter and yumminess!
- 1 cup butter softened
- 2 large eggs
- 1 cup sugar
- 2½ cups peanut butter divided
- 1 cup brown sugar firmly packed
- 2 cups flour
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 2 cups old fashioned oats
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 cup butter, softened
- 1/4 cup milk
- 2 teaspoons vanilla
- 3 tablespoons cocoa
- 3 cups of powdered sugar
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
- In a large bowl, cream the white & brown sugar and butter together. Add the vanilla, eggs, and 1 cup peanut butter and stir to combine.
- Once you've creamed those together mix in the rest of the ingredients
- Spread dough on a greased 9x 13 pan and Bake for 15 minutes or until golden brown
- While hot spread the other 1 1/2 cups peanut butter on top
- Let the top layer cool until the peanut butter has become solid again.
- While cooling, mix together frosting ingredients with a hand mixer
- and then spread on top of bars
- Slice and serve
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 899Total Fat: 52gSaturated Fat: 20gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 25gCholesterol: 92mgSodium: 740mgCarbohydrates: 98gFiber: 5gSugar: 62gProtein: 17g
The nutrition is calculated based on how many you can cut it into. You can do 12 big bars or make them smaller.