ROANOKE, Va. -

Chocolate Pretzel Peanut Butter Bars.

1 and ½ sticks melted butter
2 cups pretzel rods, crushed into crumbs
1 and ½ cups confectioner’s sugar
1 cup plus ¼ cup smooth peanut butter ( ¼ cup melted for about 20 seconds in the microwave)
1 and ½ cups of milk chocolate chips melted

In a medium bowl mix together the melted butter, crushed pretzel crumbs, confectioner’s sugar and one cup of the peanut butter. Mixture will be very stiff, but mix well until all is combined. Press into an ungreased 9 x 13 x2 pan.
Combine the melted chocolate chips and the ¼ cup melted peanut butter together and pour over the crumb mixture. Refrigerate for 1 to 2 hours before cutting into squares and serving.