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Homemade Reese's Bars
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5 from 3 votes

Homemade Reese's Bars

Homemade Reese's Bars are the perfect combination of creamy peanut butter bars and rich chocolate. Easy to make and tastes just like a homemade Reese's peanut butter cup, these Homemade Reese's Bars are irresistible! | A Wicked Whisk | https://www.awickedwhisk.com
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American
Servings: 16
Calories: 450.2kcal

Ingredients

Peanut Butter Bottom

  • 3/4 cup butter melted
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 cup graham cracker crumbs
  • 1 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 2 cups powdered sugar sifted

Chocolate Topping

  • 12 oz bag semi-sweet morsels
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 tsp espresso powder (optional)

Instructions

  • Start by adding melted butter, graham cracker crumbs, brown sugar, sifted powdered sugar and peanut butter to a large mixing bowl.
  • Using an electric mixer, combine until all ingredients are completely incorporated
  • Line a 9 x 13 pan with parchment paper and drop in your peanut butter batter
  • Using your (clean) hands or a spatula, spread the batter out evenly
  • In a microwave safe dish, add in the semi-sweet chocolate and butter along with the espresso powder if using it
  • Microwave for 2 minutes, stopping after each 30 seconds to stir
  • When the chocolate is completely melted, pour on top of the peanut butter batter and then spread the chocolate out evenly
  • Refrigerate for 3 hours or even overnight

Nutrition

Serving: 16g | Calories: 450.2kcal | Carbohydrates: 41.3g | Protein: 9.5g | Fat: 30.5g | Saturated Fat: 10.6g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.2g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1.9g | Cholesterol: 18.1mg | Sodium: 168.9mg | Potassium: 220.2mg | Fiber: 3.8g | Sugar: 35.3g | Vitamin A: 245IU | Calcium: 26mg | Iron: 0.8mg