Frosted irresistible peanut butter brownies

Irresistible Frosted Peanut Butter Brownies

Fix your sweet tooth with these irresistible frosted peanut butter brownies! My mom made these for many holidays and family/friend gathering and rarely did one pan of them last through an entire day. I might just have to make some when I get done posting this recipe 😉 They’re super easy to make and are definitely a favorite. Try them with and without the frosting!

Irresistible Peanut Butter Brownies

Frosted irresistible peanut butter brownies These brownies are another of my family favorites and so irresistible you might consider doubling your recipe! I remember my  mom making them for all kinds of picnics and outing and rarely coming back with left-overs. The soft, chewy brownies taste great alone, but even better when frosted with peanut butter frosting. You will want to […]

  • Prep Time: 10m
  • Cook Time: 20m
  • Total Time: 30m


  • 1/3 c butter-flavored Crisco
  • 1/2 c peanut butter (I prefer chunky but creamy also works)
  • 1 1/2 c firmly packed brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 1/2 c all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp. baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/4 c milk
  • 1 tsp. vanilla


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Cream Crisco and peanut butter in a mixing bowl.
  3. Blend in brown sugar and eggs (one at a time).
  4. Beat ingredients together until creamy.
  5. Combine dry ingredients in a separate bowl.
  6. Add vanilla to milk and mix alternately with dry ingredients until all combined.
  7. Bake in greased sheet pan/cookie sheet for 18-20 minutes.

Be sure the brownies are cool before frosting. Any leftover frosting can be stored in the freezer for future use.

Peanut Butter Frosting & Glaze

peanut butter frosting This peanut butter frosting recipe is an amazing addition to your favorite peanut butter cookies, brownies, and bars. Couple it with my peanut butter brownies for a dessert your family will LOVE! Related

  • Prep Time: 10m
  • Total Time: 10m


  • 1/4 c butter flavored Crisco
  • 2/3 c peanut butter
  • 4 c confectioner's sugar
  • 1/2 c milk


  1. Cream together Crisco and peanut butter at medium speed.
  2. Add confectioner's sugar and milk.
  3. Beat together all ingredients until fluffy.

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