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Gooey Good Bars

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Gooey Good Bars
2008-07-25 Desserts
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A peanut butter dough with a little rolled oats is patted into a rectangular pan, baked & frosted with a peanut butter & powdered sugar mixture.

  • Servings: 8-10


1 cup Brown Sugar
½ cup Shortening
½ cup Peanut Butter
1 Egg
1 tsp Vanilla
1½ cups Flour
1 tsp Baking Soda
½ cup Oatmeal
1 Tbsp Butter
2 Tbsp Peanut Butter
1½ cup Sifted Confectioners Sugar
About 2 Tbsp Milk


Cream together first 5 ingredients. Stir together flour, soda and 1/4 tsp salt. Add to creamed mixture, mixing well. Stir in oatmeal. Pat firmly into a greased 15x10x1-inch baking pan. Bake at 375 degrees for 12 to 15 minutes. Cool and frost with a mixture of the remaining ingredients.

Helpful Tips:

Also great cut into squares for dessert, topped with a dollop of whipped cream.