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Peanut Butter Bars



  • 12 eggs
  • 6 cups granulated sugar
  • 3 cups brown sugar
  • 2 cups peanut butter
  • 1 cup shortening
  • 2 tablespoons vanilla extract
  • 8 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3 tablespoons baking powder
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • Confectioners' sugar


  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease 3 (15 x 10 x 1-inch) baking pans.
  2. Cream the eggs, sugars, peanut butter, shortening and vanilla extract until smooth.
  3. Combine flour, baking powder and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well. Spread into prepared baking pans.
  4. Bake for 20-25 minutes or until top is golden brown.
  5. Cool.
  6. Dust with confectioners' sugar.


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