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Peanut Butter Bars

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1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
1 egg, beaten
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 cup quick-cooking oats
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 cup (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips

1 cup confectioners sugar
1/4 cup creamy peanut butter
1/4 cup milk

In a large mixing bowl, cream the butter, sugars and peanut butter until light and fluffy.

Beat in egg and vanilla.

Combine the flour, oats, baking soda and salt; stir into the creamed mixture.

Spread into a greased 13-in. x 9-in. x 2-in. baking pan.

Sprinkle with chocolate chips.

Bake at 350° for 20-25 minutes or until lightly browned.

Cool on a wire rack for 10 minutes.

Combine icing ingredients; drizzle over the top. Cool completely.

Cut into bars.

Yield: 3-4 dozen.

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sounds like a really great recipe... will have to try it next time I have my nieces over...

This sounds like a great treat to pack in my hubby's lunch, I get so tired of thinking of new ways to make brownies. Thank you for a great recipe!

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