Easy Chocolate Peanut Butter Squares

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Who doesn’t love a good peanut butter treat? Whether you’re a fan of the classic PB&J sandwich or simply enjoy a spoonful of peanut butter straight out of the jar, there’s no denying the deliciousness of this nutty spread. And if you’re looking for a new and tasty way to enjoy peanut butter, you’ve come to the right place.

This fantastic recipe for peanut butter melted with chocolate squares is sure to satisfy your sweet tooth. Peanut butter squares are a delectable dessert that can be enjoyed on any occasion. Whether you’re hosting a party, attending a potluck, or simply looking for a tasty treat to enjoy at home, these squares are the perfect choice. Not only are they easy to make, but they’re also incredibly delicious. Made with a combination of peanut butter, chocolate chips, sweetener/sugar, butter, vanilla and pecan pieces, these squares are the ultimate indulgence.

To get started with this recipe, you’ll need the following ingredients:

– 1 cup of peanut butter

– 1/2 cup of butter

– 1/2 cup sweetener of choice or sugar

– 2 tsp vanilla essence

– 3/4 cups of dark chocolate chips (70%) or semi-sweet

-1/2 cup pecan or almond pieces (crush pecans with pestle and mortar or blend into small to medium pieces.

To prepare these squares

1. Melt the peanut butter and butter in a saucepan over low heat.

2. Add the sugar/ sweetener and vanilla to the saucepan and mix well until everything dissolves.

3. Add the chocolate chips and mix well

4. Pour the mixture into a lined 9×13-inch baking pan and spread evenly.

5. Sprinkle the pecan or almond pieces to the square and refrigerate for at least 2 hours or until the chocolate has hardened

6. Once the chocolate has hardened, remove the pan from the refrigerator and cut the peanut butter squares into 12 pieces or the desired sizes.

Chocolate Peanut Butter Squares Recipe

A Delightful Treat for Every Occasion
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Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 12 squares
Calories 342 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup sugar or sweetener of choice
  • 2 tsp vanilla essence
  • 3/4 cup dark chocolate 70% or semi-sweet
  • 1/2 cup pecan or almond pieces (crush pecans with pestle and mortar or quickly blend into small to medium pieces.

Instructions
 

  • Melt the peanut butter and butter in a saucepan over low heat.
  • Add the sugar/ sweetener and vanilla to the saucepan and mix well until everything dissolves.
  • Add the chocolate chips and mix well
  • Pour the mixture into a lined 9x13-inch baking pan and spread evenly.
  • Sprinkle the pecan or almond pieces to the square and refrigerate for at least 2 hours or until the chocolate has hardened
  • Once the chocolate has hardened, remove the pan from the refrigerator and cut the peanut butter squares into 12 pieces

Nutrition

Calories: 342kcalCarbohydrates: 20gProtein: 6gFat: 28gSaturated Fat: 11gPolyunsaturated Fat: 4gMonounsaturated Fat: 11gTrans Fat: 0.3gCholesterol: 22mgSodium: 164mgPotassium: 232mgFiber: 3gSugar: 14gVitamin A: 257IUVitamin C: 0.05mgCalcium: 25mgIron: 2mg
Keyword Chocolate, Dessert, Easy, Keto, Peanut Butter, Snacks
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And there you have it! Your delicious peanut butter squares are now ready to be enjoyed. These squares can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to a week, making them a great make-ahead dessert for any occasion. So give this recipe a try the next time you’re in the mood for a sweet and nutty treat. With its simple ingredients and easy-to-follow steps, this recipe will surely become a favourite in your household. And who knows, you might even want to share this recipe with your friends and family so they can enjoy these tasty squares too.

In conclusion, peanut butter squares are a wonderful dessert that everyone is sure to love. Whether you’re a die-hard peanut butter fan or simply enjoy a good treat every now and then, these squares are the perfect choice. So why not try this recipe and see for yourself just how delicious it can be? Trust us, your taste buds will thank you

You can also try these desserts

Chocolate Brownies

Luscious Lemon Pie

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