Deluxe Pumpkin Bars

Deluxe Pumpkin Bars

Betty Crocker® pumpkin cookie mix adds flavor to these wonderful bars. A dessert drizzled with caramel sauce and topped with pecans.

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Total Time

2:25

Hrs:Mins

Makes

16

servings

1
pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker® pumpkin cookie mix
Butter and egg called for on cookie mix package
2
cups miniature marshmallows
1/3
cup packed brown sugar
3
tablespoons butter (do not use margarine)
1
tablespoon light corn syrup
1/8
teaspoon salt
2
tablespoons whipping cream
1/2
cup chopped pecans, toasted
  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Line 9-inch square pan with foil, leaving 1 inch of foil overhanging at 2 opposite sides of pan; lightly spray foil with cooking spray. In large bowl, stir cookie mix, butter and egg with spoon until blended. Press dough into pan.
  2. Bake 20 to 22 minutes or until set and edges are lightly browned. Sprinkle with marshmallows. Set oven control to broil. Broil 4 to 6 inches from heat 1 minute or until marshmallows are toasted. Cool 20 minutes.
  3. Meanwhile, in 1-quart saucepan, heat brown sugar, 3 tablespoons butter, the corn syrup and salt to boiling; boil 1 minute. Stir in whipping cream; cook 1 minute. Remove from heat; cool 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. Drizzle caramel sauce over bars; sprinkle with pecans. Cool completely in pan on cooling rack, about 1 hour 30 minutes. Use foil to lift from pan. Cut into 4 rows by 4 rows.
Makes 16 servings (1 bar)

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 270
    • Total Fat 13g
      • (Saturated Fat 6g,),
    • Sodium 250mg;
    • Total Carbohydrate 37g
      • (Dietary Fiber 2g,
    • Protein 1g;
    Percent Daily Value*:
      Exchanges:
      • 1/2 Starch;
      • 2 Other Carbohydrate;
      • 2 1/2 Fat;
      Carbohydrate Choices:
      • 2 1/2;
      *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.