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013Peanut Butter & Chocolate Rice Crispy Treats

3 Tablespoons Butter
1 Cup Creamy Peanut Butter, divided
10 Ounces Marshmallows, regular or mini
6 Cups Rice Crispies Cereal
1 Cup Chocolate Chips, Semi Sweet or Milk Chocolate
3 Tablespoons Chopped Peanuts, optional

In a large microwave safe bowl add the butter, 1/2 cup of peanut butter and marshmallows. Microwave on high stirring every 30 seconds for about 2 minutes or until everything is melted and combined. Remove from the microwave and stir in the rice crispies until they are evenly coated with the marshmallow mixture. Press evenly into a greased 9×13 pan. In another microwave safe bowl add the chocolate chips and remaining 1/2 cup of peanut butter. Microwave on high, stirring every 30 seconds, for about 1 minute or until melted and combined. Spread evenly over top the rice crispy treats. Sprinkle the chopped peanuts evenly over the top.

Cool and Enjoy!