Mocha-Toffee Truffle Bars

Prize-Winning Recipe 2010! Indulge in a rich bar cookie - lots of flavor, lots of gooey bars.

  • Prep Time 30 min
  • Total Time 2 hr 55 min
  • Servings 36

1
pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker™ sugar cookie mix
1/2
cup butter or margarine, melted
1
egg, slightly beaten
1
can (14 oz) sweetened condensed milk (not evaporated)
1
teaspoon instant coffee granules
1
package (11.5 oz) milk chocolate chips (2 cups)
1
package (8 oz) toffee bits (1 1/2 cups)
1
cup chopped pecans

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, stir cookie mix, melted butter and egg until soft dough forms. Spread dough in bottom of a 9x13-inch ungreased pan. Bake 12 to 15 minutes or until light golden brown.
  • 2 Meanwhile, in small microwavable bowl, microwave sweetened condensed milk uncovered on High for 1 minute. Stir in instant coffee until coffee is mostly dissolved; set aside.
  • 3 Sprinkle warm crust with chocolate chips, toffee bits and pecans. Drizzle sweetened condensed milk mixture evenly over pecans.
  • 4 Bake 23 to 27 minutes or until top is golden brown and bubbly in center. Cool completely, about 2 hours. For bars, cut into 9 rows by 4 rows. Store covered at room temperature.

Expert Tips

You can use semisweet or bittersweet chocolate chips for the milk chocolate chips.

Cut bars into bite-sized suqares and serve in mini paper or metallic liners.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Bar
Calories
210
(
Calories from Fat
100),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
11g
11%
(Saturated Fat
5g,
5%
Trans Fat
1/2g
1/2%
),
Cholesterol
25mg
25%;
Sodium
90mg
90%;
Total Carbohydrate
26g
26%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
20g
20%
),
Protein
2g
2%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
6%;
Iron
2%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.