We love Reese’s Peanut Butter cups so much that with a little time and a lot of delicious practice, we finally found a satisfactory facsimile. Try this easy and kid friendly recipe for a delicious treat!

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars Recipe

You will need:

  • 9 x 13 pan
  • large bowl
  • medium microwavable bowl
  • wooden spoon
  • spatula


  • 1 cup melted butter or margarine
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 cup peanut butter (creamy)
  • 2-1/4 cups graham cracker crumbs (we use generic)
  • 4 Tbsp peanut butter
  • 1-3/4cups semi-sweet chocolate chips (we use Nestles)


Mix melted butter, 1 cup peanut butter, powdered sugar and graham cracker crumbs in bowl; use a wooden spoon and blend well.
Spread in pan and press firmly until bottom of pan is covered.

Melt chocolate chips mixed with 4 Tbsp of peanut butter on low in microwave (heat about 30 seconds at a time until melted) Spread mixture over crust and refrigerate for about 1-1/2 to 2 hours. Remove, cut in squares and serve.

Forget the calories and enjoy!