Dolores' Chewy Peanut Butter Bars

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 25 mins

This recipe came from a WE-energy cookbook, submitted by an employee.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Combine flour, baking powder and salt in a bowl, set aside.
  3. Combine shortening, peanut butter, sugar, eggs and vanilla in a large bowl. Mix until well blended.
  4. Blend in reserved dry ingredients, stir in coconut. Batter will be very stiff.
  5. Spread batter into a well-greased 13x9x2in baking pan.
  6. Bake at 350 degree for 25-35 minutes, or until golden brown.
  7. Cut into bars when completely cool.


Most Helpful

These went over pretty well at our house. One member doesn't like coconut but managed to "choke" down 3 cookies (back to back). I don't know if my coconut was old or what, but felt these were just a tad dry. Will try again with fresher coconut. Recipe was easy to follow and what's not to love about bar cookies? Made for PAC Fall 2008.

CindiJ October 06, 2008

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