Peanut Butter Brownies

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 30 mins

From the 1961 "Lutheran Favorites" of St. James Lutheran Church, Howard Lake, Minnesota. Submitted by Mrs. August Speigner. This recipe contains no leavening. I love peanut butter so I can't wait to try these!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream shortening, peanut butter, and add sugar.
  2. Mix in remaining ingredients.
  3. Place in greased 8 x 11 or 8 inch square pan.
  4. Bake 25-30 minutes at 350 degrees.
  5. Cut in bars and roll in powdered sugar if desired or frost thin with almost any kind of frosting.
Most Helpful

Very Good. Easy to make. I did not frost them and they were still delicious.

LizCl March 18, 2006