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Peanut Butter Chocolate Pretzel Crusted Brownies

These peanut butter crusted brownie bars are over the top delicious. Transform a boxed brownie mix into a gourmet treat in only 10 minutes.
Prep Time10 minutes
Cook Time30 minutes
Total Time40 minutes
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Peanut Butter Pretzel Brownies
Servings: 16 brownies
Calories: 234kcal
Author: Kimber


  • 1 Box Ghirardelli Dark Chocolate Brownie Mix + Ingredients to prepare
  • 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 3/4 cup crushed pretzels
  • 1/2 cup semi sweet chocolate chips


  • Prepare brownie mix per box instructions.
  • Grease 8x8 pan and pour brownies in the pan.
  • Drop peanut butter by small spoonfuls evenly over the top of of the batter.
  • Place in oven preheated to 325? F for 5 minutes. 
  • Remove pan and swirl the peanut butter throughout the brownies.
  • Spread the crushed pretzels evenly over the batter. Then sprinkle the chocolate chips over the top.
  • Lightly press the toppings down into the batter with your hand and then return to the oven.
  • Bake for an additional 30-40 minutes or until the brownies are set.
  • Let cool 5-10 minutes then cut and enjoy!


Nutrition facts provided based on my best estimation for the recipe and may not be accurate depending on what brands you use or modifications you make to the recipe.  I recommend using a nutrition calculator with the exact brands and measurements you use for the most accurate calculation.
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Serving: 1brownie | Calories: 234kcal | Carbohydrates: 34g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 9g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Sodium: 190mg | Potassium: 89mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 21g | Calcium: 8mg | Iron: 2.1mg