For Jim. Always in my heart and in my thoughts. Forever young.
Monday, March 28, 2011
Peanut Chocolate Swirl Bars
•1/2 cup margarine •1 & 1/2 cups brown sugar (firmly packed) •2 eggs •2 teaspoons vanilla •1 & 1/2 cups flour •2 teaspoons baking powder •1/2 teaspoon salt •1 cup chocolate chips •1 cup dry roasted salted peanuts
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Melt the margarine in a 3 quart saucepan over medium heat. Remove from heat. Stir in brown sugar, eggs and vanilla. Add flour, baking powder and salt; mix well. Gently stir in chips and peanuts.
Spread mixture into ungreased 13X9 pan. Bake for 20 to 25 minutes. DO NOT over bake! Cool completely before cutting into bars.