Mom’s Favorite Candy Bars

Mom’s Favorite Candy Bars

Looking for chocolate dessert using Betty Crocker® oatmeal cookie mix? Then check out this candy bar recipe.

Prep Time

20

Minutes

Total Time

2:15

Hrs:Mins

Makes

32

bars

1/2
cup butter
1/4
cup light corn syrup
3/4
cup chunky peanut butter
1
pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker® oatmeal cookie mix
1
bag (12 oz) semisweet chocolate chips (2 cups)
1
cup butterscotch chips
1
cup dry-roasted peanuts
  1. Heat oven to 375°F. Spray 13x9-inch pan with cooking spray.
  2. In 2 quart saucepan melt butter, corn syrup and 1/4 cup of the peanut butter over medium heat stirring frequently until melted. Stir in cookie mix until soft dough forms. Press dough in bottom of prepared pan.
  3. Bake 11 to 13 minutes, or until edges begin to brown. Cool completely, about 45 minutes.
  4. In medium microwavable bowl, mix chocolate chips, butterscotch chips and remaining 1/2 cup peanut butter. Microwave uncovered on High for 1 to 2 minutes, stirring once, until melted. Stir in peanuts. Spread evenly over cookie bars. Refrigerate about 1 hour or until chocolate is set. For bars, cut into 8 rows by 4 rows.
Makes 32 bars
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Consumer comments:
"This recipe was inspired by our love for Baby Ruth® candy bars. Betty Crocker’s Oatmeal Cookie Mix makes it so easy, I can whip these up in only a few minutes." Rita Bowen

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Bar)
  • Calories 250
    • (Calories from Fat 120),
  • Total Fat 13g
    • (Saturated Fat 6g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 10mg;
  • Sodium 90mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 27g
    • (Dietary Fiber 1g,
    • Sugars 17g),
  • Protein 4g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1 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 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.