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Candy Stuffed Peanut Butter Cookie Bars

Chocolate candy and peanut butter cookies: this treat is a match made in dessert heaven.

Ingredients

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  • 9x9 pan
  • 6 Tbsp butter, softened
  • 1/2 c brown sugar
  • 1/4 c white sugar
  • 2/3 c peanut butter
  • 1 egg
  • 1 c oats
  • 1 c white whole wheat flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1 c chocolate chips, divided
  • 1/2 c butterscotch chips
  • 15 fun size twix bars
  • 8 fun size snickers bars

Instructions

  1. In a bowl, beat the butter, sugars, vanilla and peanut butter together.
  2. Add the egg and mix until combined
  3. Stir in the flour, oats, baking soda and baking powder until just mixed.
  4. Mix in 1/2 the chocolate chips.
  5. Grease a 9×9 pan and spread half the dough into the bottom of the pan.
  6. Melt the butterscotch chips and spread over the cookie dough.
  7. Top with candy bars (I placed them in rows).
  8. Melt the remaining chocolate chips and spread over the candy bars.
  9. Press the remaining dough across the top of the pan.
  10. Bake at 375 for 20-25 minutes.
  11. Let cool in the pan, then slice into bars.

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