Saturday, June 20, 2009

CHOCOLATE-PEANUT BUTTER FUDGE BARS

1 box Triple Chocolate Brownie Mix
1/2 C peanut butter chips
1/2 C dry roasted peanuts, chopped (optional)

Peanut Butter Filling:
3/4 C creamy peanut butter
1 C marshmallow cream
6 T butter, softened
3/4 powdered sugar

Chocolate Glaze:
6 oz bittersweet baking chocolate, coarsely chopped
5 T butter
1 T light corn syrup

Preheat oven to 350. Line a 9 inch square pan with foil, letting foil extend above pan on opposite sides. Coat foil with nonstick spray.Prepare brownie mix as package directs for fudgy brownies. Stir in peanut butter chips and peanuts. Spread evenly in prepared pan.Bake 30 minutes, or until a toothpick comes out with moist crumbs attached. Cool completely in pan on wire rack.

FILLING: beat peanut butter, marshmallow cream and butter in medium bowl until well blended. Reduce speed to low and add powdered sugar. Beat until blended. Spread evenly over brownie.

GLAZE: microwave chocolate and butter, stirring at 30 second intervals until melted and smooth. Cool slightly before stirring in corn syrup. Spread evenly over filling. Refrigerate 1 hour until filling is firm and glaze sets.Lift foil by ends onto a cutting board and cut 6 rows lengthwise and across. Store in fridge to keep firm.

Recipe from Satisfying My Sweet Tooth!

8 comments:

Jo in TAS said...

OOooh Chocolate, Peanut Butter and Fudge all in the title they have to be good for you!!! Thank-you for the recipe :-)

Linda said...

Thanks for the recipe. All I will be able to do is look. Have joined weight watchers.

Mary Grace McNamara said...

Oh My! All my most favorite yummy treats rolled into one scrumptious looking delight! I am printing this one out for sure!

MGM

joolzmac said...

Oooh...death by chocolate...and nuts! er, bring it on! Looks scrummy. Not sure if I can get peanut butter chips in Oz, though. Still I'm sure it would taste nearly the same without. Another to print off and try.

Cheers - Joolz

Shana said...

Oh My Gosh! You really should not have posted that recipe. Brownies are my true weakness and with peanut bitter?!?!? Simply Divine! Thanks!

Julia said...

Fantastic!!! My favorite combo of flavors.

Khris said...

OMG that looks and sounds wicked...but ohh sooo yummy...thank goodness we dont seem to have the ingredients here in Oz or I would be putting back on the 20pounds I have recently lost...lol...hugs Khris

Aunt Pitty Pat's Fun said...

Well girls from Oz we can surely send you the proper ingredients if you are missing a few just for the fun of it ;)
M