Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oat Squares

Peanut Butter/Chocolate Chip Oat Squares...super chewy, packed with peanut butter, loaded with chocolate chips and covered in a peanut butter glaze!

These Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oat Squares are super chewy, packed with peanut butter, loaded with chocolate chips and covered in a peanut butter glaze!

Isn’t simple sometimes the best?

I made these bars a few weeks ago for the first time..and they were so super easy and delicious, I have made them 2 more times since.

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Each time I have remade them I’ve tried a different flavor combo. The originals I made classic with a peanut butter/chocolate combo. Because duh.

But the second time I subbed out the chocolate for white chocolate…because peanut and white chocolate are SUPER duh. THENNN I switched up the white chocolate for butterscotch, because who knew butterscotch and peanut butter were bomb together? Well, I didn’t, but they are.

And I am also sorry I used the werd bomb. Gross.

Anyhow…back to the bars. You’ve got peanut butter, any kind o’chip you want to use, oats and a glaze. Everyone’s a winner today folks.

Also, I just had the idea to use ROLOS instead of chocolate chips. OMGYES.

 

Peanut Butter/Chocolate Chip Oat Squares...super chewy, packed with peanut butter, loaded with chocolate chips and covered in a peanut butter glaze!

Anyhow, like I said they’re really easy to throw together.

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I used my beloved Callebeut chips. They are my favorite favorite because they melt so creamy dreamy.

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Then I poured a peanut butter glaze all over that business.

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When it set up it looked like this…

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And then like this…

Peanut Butter/Chocolate Chip Oat Squares...super chewy, packed with peanut butter, loaded with chocolate chips and covered in a peanut butter glaze!

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oat Squares

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  • Prep Time: 10 mins
  • Cook Time: 25 mins
  • Total Time: 35 mins
  • Yield: 30 bars

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup Challenge Butter, room temperature
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup light brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 1/2 tsp kosher salt
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1/2 cup quick oats
  • 1 cup chocolate chips

Glaze

  • 1/4 cup peanut butter
  • 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1/4 cup milk

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°
  2. Line a 9×13 baking pan with foil and spray with baking spray.
  3. In bowl of stand mixer cream together butter, both sugars and peanut butter for about 2 minutes on medium speed until creamy, scraping sides as needed.
  4. Add in egg and vanilla and continue beating for an additional minute until mixture becomes pale in color. With mixer still on medium speed, add in salt and baking soda, mixing until combined.
  5. Turn mixer to low and add in flour and oats, mixing until combined.
  6. Press mixer into prepared pan. Sprinkle with chocolate chips, pressing lightly into the dough.
  7. Bake for 20-25 minutes until edges are golden.
  8. Remove from oven and prepare glaze by whisking all ingredients together. Pour over warm bars evenly and tilt the pan to allow the glaze to spread.
  9. Let bars cool completely and glaze to set before cutting into squares.

 

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17 Comments on "Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oat Squares"

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Jessica @ Sweet Menu
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Talk about delish! Love these gorgeous chocolate pb bars!

Emily @ Life on Food
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Oh these look so good. And I think I am going to start with the Rolos!

Tori@Gringalicious.com
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Easy and yet completely amazing! These look so good!

Cookbook Queen
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THAT GLAZE!!!!!!

Angelyn @ Everyday Desserts
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ummmmm, peanut butter glaze?!? yes, please!!!

Jenny Flake
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Those bars look amazing…loving that PB glaze!!!

Jessica
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Can I use old fashion oats instead?

Cheretta
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Made these bars on a snowy afternoon—delish! It was the perfect treat and so easy.

Lori @ RecipeGirl
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These bars are right up my alley! So delicious!

Jocelyn @BruCrew Life
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I have a recipe similar to this and I agree…these are the bomb.com! The glaze on top makes them so perfect!!!

Jen @ Fresh From The...
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Oh man, those look sooo yummy! I will definitely have to give these a try soon.

Sandy
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i made these after work today. They whipped up easily. The are a beautiful thing, and oh so good to eat too.

Janet
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Delish!!! Made them and sent them to work with hubbie and what a BIG HIT they were!!
Show me a cook that doesn’t like peanut butter and chocolate together……
NO WAY!!!!!
Thank you for sharing????

Ashley@blondegirlcravings
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you got me with that glaze!! I see lots of oatmeal bars on the internet, but peanut butter glaze is where its AT!!!!!!

Lisa
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Warning: if you make these to take to a bake sale and you taste some (because you have to cut them up and no one will know) you will soon forget ALL ABOUT the bake sale and rationalize that you can just give a donation instead. 🙂

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