Cowboy Oatmeal Bars

Cowboy Oatmeal Bars

Oatmeal one-bowl bar cookie recipe will travel and freeze well.

20 min.prep time 1:10total time
48 bars
555 Ratings

Ingredients

1 cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
3/4 cup sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups uncooked quick-cooking oats
1 cup peanut butter chips*
1 cup milk or real semi-sweet chocolate chips**
1 cup coarsely chopped walnuts

Directions

Heat oven to 375°F. 

Combine butter, brown sugar and sugar in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add eggs and vanilla; continue beating until well mixed. Add flour, baking soda and salt. Beat at low speed until well mixed. Add oats; mix well. Stir in peanut butter chips, chocolate chips and walnuts.

Press dough evenly into ungreased 15x10x1-inch baking pan. Bake 16-20 minutes or until golden brown. Cool completely. Cut into bars. 


*Substitute 1 (11-ounce) package (1 2/3 cups) peanut butter and milk chocolate chips for peanut butter chips and chocolate chips.

Recipe Tip

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Nutrition Facts (1 bar)

Calories: 140

Fat: 8g

Cholesterol: 20mg

Sodium: 95mg

Carbohydrates: 17g

Dietary Fiber: 1g

Protein: 2g

Recipe #12058©2000Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

Wonderful bar cookie; easy prep, and delicious. I made several batches at Christmas!
This recipe is very easy. I make it often as a quick treat and everyone loves it.
baked these as a snack for our family vacation, and they were a big hit. i threw in dark chocolate, milk chocolate, peanut butter and butterscotch chips, so they had something for everyone! they also traveled nicely, stayed moist and didnt make a big mess.
didn't have choco. chips. use plain m&ms. kids like them a lot
I did everything exept added just chocolate chips no peanut butter chips and added caramel sprikle mix from pampered chef. 2 tablesspoons.

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