Chocolate-Pretzel-Peanut Butter Squares

Simply layer three favorites (chocolate, peanut butter and pretzels) for one easy, heavenly sweet-and-salty treat — no baking necessary.

1 1/2 sticks (12 tablespoons) butter, melted
2 cups pretzel rods, crushed into crumbs
1 1/2 cups confectioners' sugar
1 cup plus 1/4 cup smooth peanut butter
1 1/2 cups milk chocolate chips

In a medium bowl, add the melted butter, pretzel crumbs, confectioners' sugar and 1 cup of the peanut butter and stir together until well combined. Press the mixture evenly into the bottom of an ungreased 9-by-13-by-2-inch baking dish. Combine the chocolate chips and the remaining 1/4 cup peanut butter in a microwave-safe bowl. Microwave in 30-second intervals, stirring in between, until the chocolate and peanut butter are melted and smooth; two intervals should be enough. Mix to blend, then spread over the peanut butter-pretzel layer. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour before cutting into squares.

Recipe courtesy of Trisha Yearwood




Kippi O'Hern said...

Yum, I am planning to make this for my Valentine (my hubby). He loves pretzels and chocolate.
Have a great week,

Allyson said...

YUM, this will go on my list of desserts I want to try ~ Pinned! I came back to check out the other links from your party and you popped up. :)