Peanut Butter and Jam Bars

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 32
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 128.0
  • Total Fat: 5.8 g
  • Cholesterol: 8.5 mg
  • Sodium: 63.6 mg
  • Total Carbs: 19.0 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.4 g
  • Protein: 1.7 g

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Amazing delicious bars! Amazing delicious bars!
Number of Servings: 32


    1/2 cup sugar
    1/2 cup packed brown sugar
    1/2 cup shortening
    1/2 cup peanut butter, smooth
    1 egg, large
    1 1/4 cups flour
    3/4 tsp baking soda
    1/2 tsp baking powder
    1/2 cup strawberry jam (or raspberry)

    Vanilla Drizzle:
    2 Tbls butter
    1 cup powdered sugar
    1 tsp vanilla
    3-4 Tbls hot water


Heat oven to 350 degrees. Beat sugars, shortening, peanut butter and egg in a large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed. Stir in flour, baking soda and baking powder.
Reserve 1 cup of dough. Press remaining dough in ungreased rectangular pan, 13 x 9 x 2 inches. Spread with jam. Crumble reserved dough and sprinkle over jam. Gently press into jam. Bake 20-25 minutes or until golden brown.
Cool completely. Drizzle with vanilla drizzle. Cut into 8 rows by 4 rows.
Vanilla Drizzle: Melt butter in 1 QT saucepan over low heat, remove from heat. Stir in powdered sugar and vanilla. Stir in hot water 1 tsp at a time and smooth thin enough to drizzle.

Serving Size: makes 32 bars

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