Everybody needs to have easy dessert recipes in their recipe box.
You just do. You never know when you need to make a dessert recipe at the last minute. When my son was in high school and on the football team I needed to make desserts almost weekly for their team dinners.
I needed to make desserts almost weekly for the snack bar on game night. I needed to make desserts almost weekly for, fill in the blank! And sometimes I didn’t get much notice for when a dessert was needed!
Needless to say I made a lot of desserts when my son was in high school and this recipe for Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Bars was an easy recipe to make and everyone loved them.
I love to use cake mixes in recipes. And I post quite a few recipes on the blog that start out with cake mixes. Make sure you check out the blog post on a collection of cookies from cake mixes that I think you’ll enjoy too!
Your family will love these peanut butter chocolate chip bars for a snack or for dessert this weekend. Go ahead, make them! I’m sure you have all the ingredients in your pantry and you can have them ready soon!
Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Bars
Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Bars start out with a cake mix making them really easy!
- 1 box yellow cake mix
- 2 eggs
- 1/3 cup chunky peanut butter I used creamy
- 1/3 cup oil
- 1 cup chocolate chips
Combine all the above ingredients into a mixer and mix well.
Press out the mixture into a greased 9X13 baking pan.
You will have to use your fingers or the back of a spoon as the dough will be sticky.
Bake in a 350 degree oven for 15 to 17 minutes or until the bars are golden brown.
If your family loves peanut butter, you’re really going to love this recipe for Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cake. It also uses a cake mix and it’s really yummy!