Easy Buckeye Bars

Easy Buckeye Bars

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  • Prep

    20 m
  • Ready In

    50 m
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Recipe by  BUCKEYEMJ

“The traditional Ohio treat now made easier in bar form.”

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Ingredients

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Original recipe yields 1 10x15-inch jelly roll pan

Directions

  1. Grease a 10x15-inch jelly roll pan.
  2. Mix confectioners' sugar, peanut butter, margarine, brown sugar, and vanilla together in a bowl. Press peanut butter mixture into the prepared pan.
  3. Melt chocolate chips in the top of a double boiler over simmering water, stirring frequently and scraping down the sides with a rubber spatula to avoid scorching.
  4. Pour melted chocolate evenly over the peanut butter layer. Let buckeye bars cool completely before cutting into squares.

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Reviews (2)

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MagicallyDelicious
5

MagicallyDelicious

I took them to work and everyone loved them. They were very mushy and we had to stick them back in the fridge half way through the day, though. I probably would go ahead and make actual buckeyes next time because they got a little messy, but the flavor was good. Maybe a little more powdered sugar would have firmed them up.

Kickes
0

Kickes

Not a good version of this recipe. I had made these several years ago and was trying to find a recipe for "buckeye bars" that was similar to what I remember making in the past. The chocolate became brittle and cracked after refrigerating them. Looking back I remember having a little bit of butter mixed in with the chocolate so that they cut easier after being refrigerated. Look somewhere else for a recipe!

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Nutrition

Amount Per Serving (24 total)

  • Calories
  • 295 cal
  • 15%
  • Fat
  • 18.8 g
  • 29%
  • Carbs
  • 30.6 g
  • 10%
  • Protein
  • 6 g
  • 12%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium
  • 145 mg
  • 6%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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