Sunday, March 15, 2009

Peanut Butter Brownies

Before giving this recipe I have to warn you that these are highly addictive. They are gooey and sweet and salty and oh-so-delicious. It is nearly impossible to just eat one.

And I must give credit to my genius mother Alberta for coming up with the perfect recipe for these brownies. ...Happy Mom? ; )

Ingredients:
1/2 cup butter

1/3 cup smooth peanut butter
1 cup brown sugar

1 egg

1 teaspoon baking soda

3/4 cup flour

3/4 cup oatmeal

1 1/2 cups chocolate chips

3/4 tablespoon peanut butter

1/2 cup powdered sugar

1/4 cup(?) milk


Preheat oven to 350.


Cream butter with peanut butter. Use a beater to mix in brown sugar, egg and baking soda.
Mix in flour and oatmeal (on slow speed).

Spread batter over lightly greased 9 by 13 glass baking dish.
Cook about 20 minutes, this should be very soft when done (golden means it is drying out).

Spread chocolate chips over brownies and return to oven for 1 minute.


Mix remaining peanut butter with powdered sugar. Stir in milk until frosting is very creamy. Drizzle over chocolate and spread evenly over brownies with a spoon.

14 comments:

  1. Goodness, these sound easy enough for me! My mom made fudge often and this was my favorite, but it always seemed like it took longer?

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  2. Mmmm.... these look amazing. Right now I'm going through a peanut butter phase - I can't seem to get enough of it. These might have to be on my to-try list. Thanks for sharing!

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  3. This looks so good! I'm definitely making these.

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  4. You had me at gooey sweet and salty!

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  5. Wow! I made a half a batch and they were SO fantastic! Great recipe, and thanks for posting!

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  6. Now those look so delicious really do...yum drool.. :D

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  7. I am sold. Gonna make these tomorrow or the next day! They sound fantastic.

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  8. Wow!!! Thanks for sending this recipe!!! It looks so totally yum!!!

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  9. OH MY GOSH!! these look like a little piece of heaven!! Thanks for sending me the recipe!

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  10. OMG, these look amazing. I'll have to go out and buy some chocolate chips so I can make these! But like you said, these look super addictive. I MUST try them though! :)

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    Taylor

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  11. These look insanely delicious! PB and I are not BFFs so I'm going to have to give the main task of flavor-provider to cashew or almond butter. I hope that they'll taste just as good as this looks!

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  12. I am going to try these without the egg and let you know how it turned out. Looks like a great recipe, thanks for putting it up ;)

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  13. Looks and sounds sinfully delicious!

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