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Chewy Peanut Butter Bars

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=366476

Ingredients

  1. 1/3 c. shortening
  2. 1/2 c. peanut butter
  3. 1/4 c. brown sugar
  4. 1 c. granulated sugar
  5. 1 tsp. vanilla
  6. 2 eggs
  7. 1 c. flour
  8. 1 tsp. baking powder
  9. 1/4 tsp. salt
  10. 1 1/3 c. coconut

Directions

  1. Cream shortening, peanut butter and sugars until light and fluffy.
  2. Add vanilla and eggs.
  3. Beat well.
  4. Mix in flour, baking powder and salt.
  5. Blend thoroughly.
  6. Stir in coconut.
  7. Spread evenly in a greased 13 x 9-inch pan.
  8. Bake at 350° for 25 minutes. Cool and cut into bars.
  9. Makes 12 or so.