Peanut Butter & Strawberry Jelly Cookie Bars
These Peanut Butter & Strawberry Jelly Cookie Bars are simple to make and super tasty!
Recipe type: Cookie
  • 2 sticks unsalted butter
  • 1½ cups sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 cups Jif? peanut butter (creamy or crunchy, whichever you prefer)
  • 3 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 1 jar (18oz) Smucker's? Strawberry Jam
  • 1 cup coarsely chopped peanuts
  1. Preheat over to 350 degrees
  2. Grease a 9x13 baking pan
  3. In a large bowl, cream the butter and sugar on medium speed with an electric mixer for about one minute
  4. Add vanilla, eggs and peanut butter and mix until combined, careful not to over mix
  5. Sift the remain dry ingredients (flour, salt and baking powder)
  6. Slowly add the flour mixture to the peanut butter mixture, mixing on low speed
  7. Spread the dough evenly into your pan, leaving one third remaining for the top
  8. Spread the jam over the dough
  9. Drop small spoonfuls of remaining dough on top of jam.
  10. Sprinkle with chopped peanuts
  11. Bake 45 minutes
  12. Cool and cut
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