Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookie Bars
Posted by: Pepper Fri, 19 Mar 2004, at 4:51 p.m
Source: Jan Taylor .
1 (18 oz.) Pillsbury Refrigerated Chocolate Chip Cookies
3 cups powdered sugar
1 cup peanut butter
2 tablespoons butter or margarine, softened
1/4 cup water
1 cup milk chocolate chips, melted
Heat oven to 350*. Cut cookie dough in half crosswise. Cut each section in half
lengthwise. With floured fingers, press dough in bottom of ungreased 9-inch
Bake at 350* for 16 to 24 minutes or until golden brown. Cool 15 minutes.
In medium bowl, combine powdered sugar, peanut butter, butter and water; mix
well. (If necessary, add additional water 1 teaspoon at a time up to 1
tablespoon until mixture is smooth). Drop spoonfuls of mixture over baked cookie
crust; press evenly to cover crust.
Spread melted chocolate chips over peanut butter mixture. If desired,
decoratively swirl chocolate with fork. Refrigerate 1 hour or until chocolate is
set. Cut into bars.