Chocolate and peanut butter – a couple for the ages. These star-crossed lovers were always meant to be.

We know you love them too, but don’t be completely jealous. With this 5-ingredient no-bake peanut butter bar recipe, your chocolate and peanut butter threesome dreams will finally come true.

It also tastes just like a Reese’s peanut butter cup, so what are you waiting for?

No-Bake Peanut Butter Bars

  • Prep Time:15 minutes
  • Cook Time:1 hour 30 minutes
  • Total Time:1 hour 45 minutes
  • Servings:16 bars
  • Easy


  • 1 1/4 cup peanut butter (for bar)
  • 4 tablespoon peanut butter (for topping)
  • 1 cup butter
  • 2 cup graham crackers
  • 2 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 1/2 cup chocolate chips

Step 1

Finely crush the graham crackers and put in a bowl.

#spoontip: Do this in a plastic bag to avoid a big ole mess.

Step 2

Pour the powdered sugar into the bowl.

Step 3

Add some delicious peanut butter to the mix.

Step 4

Melt the butter in a microwave and pour into the bowl.

Step 5

Mix it all up.

Step 6

Pour the mixture onto a pan and spread.

#spoontip: a 13″ x 9″ pan works best.

Step 7

Melt the chocolate chips in a microwave for about a minute, stopping and stirring to avoid burning. Spread evenly on top of the peanut butter.

Step 8

Refrigerate for about an hour and a half.

Step 9

Melt peanut butter and drizzle it across the top of the bars with a spoon.

#spoontip: For a cool design, gently run a toothpick throughout the drizzle.

Step 10

Unleash your excitement and enjoy.