Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars Recipe Video

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 bar
    • Calories: 187
    • Fat: 9g
    • Saturated Fat: 3g
    • Cholesterol: 4mg
    • Sodium: 110mg
    • Carbohydrates: 53g
    • Fiber: 2g
    • Protein: 3g

* Nutritional information is based on ingredients listed and serving size; any additions or substitutions to ingredients may alter the recipe's nutritional content

Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars Recipe Video

Heart Healthy Recipe

Loaded with peanut butter and dark chocolate, these tasty chocolate peanut butter bars give you the energy you need anytime. These bars are an easy grab-and-go snack.


    • 1/2 cup whole wheat flour
    • 1 cup all-purpose flour
    • 1 tsp baking powder
    • 1/2 cup dark chocolate chips
    • 1 egg
    • 3/4 cup light brown sugar
    • 2 Tbsp granulated sugar
    • 2 Tbsp water
    • 2 tsp canola oil
    • 2 tsp vanilla extract
    • 1/2 cup trans fat free margarine
    • 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter


    • Preheat oven to 325°. Lightly coat an 8 x 8-inch baking pan with nonstick cooking spray.
    • In a small bowl, combine flours, baking powder and chocolate chips. In another bowl, using a hand mixer, combine egg, sugars, water, oil, vanilla, margarine and peanut butter. With a spatula, gradually fold flour mixture into peanut butter mixture.
    • Spread mixture evenly into baking pan. Bake for 30 minutes, or until the top of the bars looks dry. Cool in pan on a wire rack, then cut into 2-inch squares.
Yield: 16 servings

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Review Date: February 26, 2013
Reviewed By: Christina D. Wright, RD, LDN, Nutrition Editor, Baldwin Publishing, Inc.
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