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Lunch Lady Peanut Butter Bars

These are the best peanut butter bars of all time! They are so easy to make and will instantly bring back some school day memories.  The soft peanut butter bar topped with milk chocolate is sure to be a hit.  

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword dessert, peanut butter, peanut butter bars
Prep Time 10 minutes
Chill 1 hour
Servings 12
Author Censie


For the Peanut Butter Base

  • 1 cup butter
  • 1 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 2 cups smashed up graham crackers – no clumps!
  • 2 cup powdered sugar

For the Chocolate Topping

  • 1 1/2 cups chocolate chips
  • 4 TBSP peanut butter


  1. To make the Peanut Butter Base.  Melt the Butter and Peanut Butter in a microwaveable bowl for 90 seconds.  Mix well.  

  2. Combine the Graham crackers and the powdered sugar in a separate bowl – mix well.

  3. Add the Butter mixture to the cracker and sugar mixture.  Mix well.  

  4. Spread Peanut Butter Base in a 9×9 pan.  

  5. To make the Chocolate Topping.  Combine the chocolate chips and 4 TBSP of peanut butter in a microwavable bowl.  Microwave for 30 seconds, mix well, microwave for 30 seconds, mix well.  Continue until the chocolate and peanut butter mixture is smooth.

  6.  Pour chocolate over the peanut butter base. 

  7. Refrigerate until chocolate is hard and set. 

  8. Cut into squares and enjoy!