Peanut Butter Bars


These peanut butter bars taste just like peanut butter cups.

Prep Time:
25 mins
Additional Time:
1 hr
Total Time:
1 hr 25 mins
12 bars


  • 2 cups graham cracker crumbs

  • 2 cups confectioners' sugar

  • 1 cup butter or margarine, melted

  • 1 cup peanut butter

  • 1 ½ cups semisweet chocolate chips

  • 4 tablespoons peanut butter


  1. Mix together graham cracker crumbs, confectioners' sugar, butter or margarine, and 1 cup peanut butter in a medium bowl until well-blended. Press evenly into the bottom of an ungreased 9x13-inch pan.

  2. Place chocolate chips and 4 tablespoons peanut butter in a microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on high, stirring every 15 seconds, until smooth. Spread mixture over crust.

  3. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour before cutting into 12 squares.

Editor's Note:

This recipe appears as "No-Bake Spicy Peanut Butter Squares" in Allrecipes Magazine and was modified to include Sriracha for an expected pop of spice.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

532 Calories
37g Fat
49g Carbs
9g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 12
Calories 532
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 37g 47%
Saturated Fat 17g 83%
Cholesterol 41mg 14%
Sodium 320mg 14%
Total Carbohydrate 49g 18%
Dietary Fiber 3g 11%
Total Sugars 38g
Protein 9g
Calcium 26mg 2%
Iron 2mg 9%
Potassium 275mg 6%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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