Chocolate Brownie Peanut Butter Bars-for serious chocolate and peanut butter lovers!
I’m a huge fan of my DVR. I can watch programs on my schedule, fast forward through commercials and search for new programs. That’s how I found Anne.
I was looking for something else and typed in the wrong letter, one of the better mistakes I’ve made, and found her, and Dessert First. To save you a little time, Anne is on the the Food Network at 7:30 am, Saturdays.
Her very first show hooked me, it was all chocolate!!! She took a basic (not really basic, it’s decadent) brownie recipe and then gave 3 options for taking it a step further.
My daughter and I watched, and drooled, over this show. I knew we would be making these bars.
I have to tell you, I’m a natural blonde (The hair color is just to cover up the gray that is trying to creep in.) Instead of being a smart girl and going to the computer to get the recipe the easy way, I watched the show again, and wrote down Anne’s directions for the brownies and the bars. I think I got pretty close. Here’s Anne’s true recipe. Oh and the name of her recipe is Fudgy Salty Peanut Butter Brownies, whatever.
Here’s what I did. I think I got pretty close.
Chocolate Brownie Peanut Butter Bars
(don’t judge me, I got these at an event the day before with my son)
Now here’s why I love the parchment paper! When ready to cut, lift parchment paper out of pan, place bars on cutting board and cut to desired size.
These bars are not for chocolate whimps! You will need a tall glass of milk to go with them. One bar will be enough for one sitting. But you will go back for more. They are rich, decadent, and just too good for words!
Hopefully I have given full credit where I got this from, like I said at the beginning, this is NOT my recipe. Anne Thornton and Dessert First are on my DVR recording every week now and I thank the Food Network for giving Anne Thornton (and me) the opportunity!
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