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Chocolate and Caramel Peanut Cookie Bars

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  • Prep Time 25 min
  • Total Time 2 hr 25 min
  • Servings 24
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We topped Betty Crocker Double Chocolate Chunk Cookie dough with melted caramel and peanut butter and a sprinkling of peanuts for a delectable snack bar.

Inspired Taste Recipe by Inspired Taste
November 5, 2012

Ingredients

1
pouch Betty Crocker™ double chocolate chunk cookie mix
1/4
cup vegetable oil
2
tablespoons water
1
egg
36
caramels (from 14-oz bag), unwrapped
1
can (14 oz) sweetened condensed milk (not evaporated)
1/4
cup creamy peanut butter
1 1/2
cups peanuts

Directions

  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F (350°F for dark or nonstick pans).
  • 2 In medium bowl, stir together cookie mix, oil, water and egg until soft dough forms. Press dough in bottom of ungreased 13x9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish.
  • 3 Bake 10 to 15 minutes or until crust is golden brown.
  • 4 Meanwhile, in 2-quart saucepan, melt caramels with sweetened condensed milk over medium-low heat, stirring frequently to make sure bottom does not burn. Add peanut butter; cook 1 minute, stirring constantly. Stir in 1 cup of the peanuts.
  • 5 Pour caramel mixture over baked crust. Sprinkle remaining 1/2 cup peanuts evenly over top. Cool 2 hours. Cut into 6 rows by 4 rows.

Expert Tips

Try using a different cookie mix. Oatmeal or sugar cookie mix would work well.

Drizzle cookie bars with melted milk or dark chocolate.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
144.2
% Daily Value
Total Fat
9.8g
15%
Saturated Fat
2.0g
10%
Cholesterol
13.4mg
4%
Sodium
26.1mg
1%
Total Carbohydrate
11.1g
4%
Dietary Fiber
0.9g
4%
Sugars
9.7g
Protein
4.5g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin C
0.70%
1%
Calcium
5.80%
6%
Iron
3%
3%
Exchanges:
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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