Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Larabars - The Lemon Bowl
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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Bars

Make your own Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Larabars at home with as little as five ingredients - ready to eat in just minutes.
Course Snack
Cuisine American
Keyword peanut butter bars
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 16 bars
Calories 182kcal
Author Liz Della Croce

Ingredients

  • 13 ounce package date paste store-bought or homemade
  • 1 cup all-natural peanut butter salted
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 3 tablespoons chocolate chips

Instructions

  • Place date paste, peanut butter, vanilla and salt in a high-speed food processor and pulse until smooth, adding 1-2 tablespoons of water if needed.
  • When the mixture forms into one large ball, you know you're ready to form the bars.
  • Spray a 8 1/2" x 11" baking dish with cooking spray. Remove the date and nut mixture from the food processor and press into a smooth, even layer in the dish.
  • Press the chocolate chips evenly on to the top of the bars before refrigerating until chilled.
  • Slice into 16 bars and store in the refrigerator for up to 10 days.

Notes

I recommend using all natural peanut butter made with just peanuts and salt. I would not recommend using creamy natural peanut butter that contains fillers like molasses or other ingredients.

Nutrition

Calories: 182kcal | Carbohydrates: 23.9g | Protein: 4.1g | Fat: 8.2g | Saturated Fat: 1.5g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 6.7g | Sodium: 95mg | Fiber: 2.8g | Sugar: 3g