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Flourless Chocolate Peanut Butter and Oat Bars

I love to bake and need little to no encouragement to find a reason to make something sweet. But with the holiday season just ahead, I love that these Flourless Chocolate Peanut Butter and Oat Bars are on the healthier side. I figure before I dive head first into all the pumpkin whoopie pies, peanut butter balls, thumbprints, and sugar cookies, for now I can satisfy my chocolate craving with wholesome ingredients!

Here’s what makes these Flourless Chocolate Peanut Butter and Oat Bars so great:

In addition to these Flourless Chocolate Peanut Butter and Oat Bars, try these Healthy Chocolate Chip Fudgy Brownie BarsChocolate Peanut and Oat Energy Bars, or Six Ingredient Dark Chocolate Truffles for a healthier sweet to indulge in this holiday season!



Flourless Chocolate Peanut Butter and Oat Bars
Recipe Type: Dessert
Author: Kaylee Pauley
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Serves: 16
These Flourless Chocolate Peanut Butter and Oat Bars are sure to satisfy that chocolate craving, while being made with wholesome ingredients!
Ingredients
  • 1/2 cup creamy organic peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup PBfit + 6 tbsp water {mixed}
  • 1/2 cup + 2 tbsp coconut palm sugar
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/8 tsp sea salt
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup dark chocolate chips
  • 1/3 cup organic rolled oats
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Spray 8x8 baking dish with coconut oil cooking spray.
  3. Add peanut butter, PBfit + water mixture, coconut palm sugar, baking soda and sea salt to large bowl, mix until well combined.
  4. Stir in egg and vanilla, then mix until just combined.
  5. Add in chocolate chips and organic rolled oats, and stir.
  6. Add to prepared baking dish, and bake 18-20 minutes or until golden brown on top.
Serving size: 1 Calories: 137 Fat: 7 Saturated fat: 2 Unsaturated fat: 4 Trans fat: 0 Carbohydrates: 16 Sugar: 10 Sodium: 138 Fiber: 2 Protein: 4 Cholesterol: 12
Notes
I've had a few leave comments that they had to bake for 30-35 minutes when using Truvia in place of the sugar - you may have to bake longer than my suggested 18-20 minutes. I tend to like my baked goods to be a little undercooked so they remain gooey and don't chance drying out :)
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Adapted from Well Plated.