That's Smart! PB and J Bars

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Dessert
That's Smart! PB and J Bars

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Stacked and layered bars on a plate

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Recipe Data

20
Servings
15min
Prep
40min
Total

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    Description

    Ya know what's smart? Combining That's Smart! ingredients to create these easy baked bars with classic American flavors: PB & J.

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    Servings and Ingredients

    Ingredients
    Serves 20
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    ½ c.Hy-Vee unsalted butter, softened
    1 c.That's Smart! crunchy peanut butter
    1 ½ c.That's Smart! all-purpose flour
    1 ½ c.That's Smart! quick cooking oatmeal
    ½ c.That's Smart! brown sugar, packed
    1 tsp.Hy-Vee baking powder
    ½ tsp.Hy-Vee salt
    1 ¼ c.That's Smart! grape jelly

    Things To Grab

    • 9x13-inch baking pan
    • Hy-Vee nonstick cooking spray
    • Large bowl
    • Electric mixer
    • Wire cooling rack

    Directions

    1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray a 9x13-inch baking pan with nonstick cooking spray; set aside. 

    2. In a large bowl, beat together butter, peanut butter, flour, oatmeal, brown sugar, baking powder, and salt until well combined.

    3. Firmly press 3/4 of the oatmeal mixture into prepared baking pan; reserve other 1/4 of mixture. Evenly spread grape jelly over oatmeal mixture in prepared pan and sprinkle with remaining oatmeal mixture.

    4. Bake 25 to 30 minutes or until edges are bubbly and top is golden brown. Cool completely; cut into squares and serve. 

    Nutrition facts

    Servings

    240 Calories per serving
    1 bar

    Amounts Per Serving

    • Total Fat: 11g
    • Cholesterol: 10mg
    • Sodium: 125mg
    • Total Carbohydrates: 33g
    • Protein: 5g

    Daily Values

    0%
    Iron 6%
    0%
    Calcium 2%
    0%
    Vitamin D 0%
    0%
    Potassium 2%

    Recipe Source:

    Hy-Vee Test Kitchen