Yummy oatmeal and chocolate mix nicely together to make a crowd-pleasing square perfect for potlucks or cookie exchanges.

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Ingredients

16
Original recipe yields 16 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Grease a 9-inch square baking dish with cooking spray.

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  • Melt butter in a saucepan over medium heat. Stir in brown sugar and vanilla extract. Add oats and cook over low heat until combined, 2 to 3 minutes. Spread 1/2 of the oat mixture into the prepared pan.

  • Melt chocolate chips with peanut butter in small heavy saucepan over low heat, stirring frequently until smooth, about 4 minutes. Pour chocolate mixture over oat layer and spread evenly. Crumble remaining oat mixture over chocolate, pressing in gently.

  • Cover with plastic wrap and chill until set, 2 to 3 hours or overnight. Bring to room temperature before cutting into bars.

Nutrition Facts

284 calories; 19.7 g total fat; 31 mg cholesterol; 123 mg sodium. 25.3 g carbohydrates; 4.6 g protein; Full Nutrition

Reviews (5)

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Rating: 4 stars
10/01/2017
Pretty easy to make.And very tasty. Read More
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Most helpful critical review

Rating: 3 stars
10/15/2017
Greasy but good Read More
9 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 4
  • 4 star values: 3
  • 3 star values: 2
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 0
Rating: 4 stars
10/01/2017
Pretty easy to make.And very tasty. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
10/01/2017
Pretty easy to make.And very tasty. Read More
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Rating: 3 stars
10/15/2017
Greasy but good Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
10/22/2017
A very good recipe! I have made it twice now the second time with my 11 yr old granddaughter. It's an easy one to make with kids especially when short on time Read More
Rating: 5 stars
02/16/2019
I used old fashioned oats and they turned out great. More crunchy outside but chewy inside. Better texture on day two. Read More
Rating: 3 stars
10/03/2017
I'm not a big fan of peanut butter with chocolate but my hubby is so I tried these. He liked them but I thought they were way too sweet. I also thought the peanut butter really overpowered the chocolate flavor. Maybe more chocolate and less peanut butter would improve it. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
12/01/2019
Good! I will make it again. Need to get my oat mixture to stick together better. Read More