Chocolate Nut Squares Recipe


Difficulty LevelBit DifficultHealth IndexJust Enjoy
MethodMain Ingredient
Interest Group


 Granulated sugar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Chunky style peanut butter1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Vanilla extract1 Teaspoon
 Semisweet chocolate pieces2 Ounce

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2273 Calories from Fat 1263

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 150 g230.5%

Saturated Fat 32.4 g162%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 211.5 mg

Sodium 1324.5 mg55.2%

Total Carbohydrates 193 g64.2%

Dietary Fiber 20.6 g82.6%

Sugars 154.6 g

Protein 68 g136.7%

Vitamin A 4.9% Vitamin C

Calcium 14.4% Iron 32.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Preheat oven to 350°F.
Spray an 8 x 8 x 2-inch baking pan with nonstick cooking spray; set aside.
In small mixing bowl combine sugar and egg and, using an electric mixer, beat until light and fluffy; add peanut butter and vanilla, beat-ing until combined.
Spread mixture evenly in sprayed pan and bake until top is lightly browned, about 20 minutes.
Remove pan to wire rack and let cool for 5 minutes; invert pan onto rack to remove mixture.
Let cool completely.
In small saucepan melt chocolate over low heat, stirring frequently.
Spread melted chocolate over cooled mixture and let harden.
Cut into sixteen 2-inch squares; wrap squares individually in plastic wrap and store in refrigerator.