Peanut-Chip Cookie Bars

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie BarsHigh-powered snacks, like USA-grown peanuts and peanut butter, can help give you the extra energy needed for your daily activities. These peanut-chip cookie bars recipe are the perfect pick-me-up for any time of the day.


Peanut-Chip Cookie Bars
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Recipe type: Dessert
 
These peanut-chip cookie bars recipe are the perfect pick-me-up for any time of the day.
Ingredients
  • ¾ cup all-purpose flour
  • ½ cup whole-wheat flour or peanut flour
  • ½ cup old fashioned oats
  • ½ teaspoon baking powder
  • ¼ teaspoon baking soda
  • Pinch salt
  • ¼ cup white sugar
  • ¾ cup packed dark brown sugar
  • ¼ cup all-natural peanut butter
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 large egg white
  • ½ cup chopped unsalted peanuts
  • ¼ cup semisweet chocolate chips
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 F. In a medium bowl, combine flours, oats, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Stir with a fork to blend. Set aside.
  2. Place butter and sugars in a large bowl; beat with a mixer at medium speed until well combined and fluffy, about 3 minutes.
  3. Add peanut butter and beat until blended.
  4. Add egg and egg white; beat until combined.
  5. Fold in peanuts and chocolate chips.
  6. Spread mixture evenly on a 13x9x2-inch baking pan lightly rubbed with butter or sprayed with canola-based cooking spray.
  7. Bake for 30 minutes.
  8. Cool in pan 10 minutes on a wire rack.
  9. Remove from pan, and cut into 12 approximately 4-inch long by 2-inch wide bars.
  10. Let cool completely.

 

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