Rice Krispies Chocolate Dream Bars
1/2 cup softened butter or margarine
3/4 cup sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 large eggs
3/4 cup flour
2 tablespoons cocoa powder
1/4 teaspoon baking powder
1/8 teaspoon salt (it calls for a pinch)
1/2 cup chopped walnuts or pecans
2 cups miniature marshmallows
1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
1 cup peanut butter
2 cups Rice Krispies
In mixing bowl cream butter or margarine with sugar until light and fluffy.
Add vanilla and eggs one at a time beating well after each addition.
Mix together flour, cocoa, baking powder, salt and chopped nuts.
Stir into egg mixture until well combined.
Spread mixture in bottom of greased 13 x 9 pan.
Bake at 350Â°F for 15-20 minutes.
Sprinkle marshmallows evenly over bottom layer.
Bake an additional 3 minutes.
In small saucepan combine chocolate chips and peanut butter.
Cook over low heat stirring constantly until melted.
Stir in cereal and spread evenly on top of COOLED marshmallow layer.
Refrigerate 2 hours or until firm. Cut into bars.