Strawberry PB & J Bars - Gina's Gourmet

Strawberry PB & J Bars - Gina's Gourmet

Ingredients:

  • ½ cup butter, softened
  • ¼ cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1 ¼ cup packed brown sugar
  • ½ tsp. baking powder
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tsp. vanilla
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 jar Gina's Gourmet Strawberry Spread (9oz)
  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 2 tbsp. butter

Directions:

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Beat butter and peanut butter on medium speed. Add 1 cup of brown sugar, baking powder, and salt. Beat until well combined. Add in eggs and vanilla. Stir in flour. Press 2 cups of dough on ungreased 13 x 9 baking dish. Bake for 10 minutes. Add strawberry spread over hot crust. Add oats and ¼ cup brown sugar to remaining dough. Cut in 2 tablespoons butter. Sprinkle over strawberry spread. Bake 15 to 18 minutes until done. Cool completely and serve.