Oatmeal-Caramel Bars

Enjoy these delicious caramel and oatmeal bars made using Betty Crocker® cookie mix – a tasty treat!

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 60 min
  • Servings 16

Ingredients

1
pouch Betty Crocker™ oatmeal chocolate chip cookie mix
1/2
cup butter, softened
1
egg
35
caramels, unwrapped
1/4
cup milk

  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. Grease bottom and sides of 8-or 9-inch square pan.
  • 2 In medium bowl, stir softened butter and egg. Stir in cookie mix (dough will be stiff). Reserve 1/2 cup dough for topping. Press remaining dough into pan.
  • 3 Bake 15 to 20 minutes or until light golden brown. Meanwhile, in medium bowl, microwave caramels and milk uncovered on High 2 to 3 minutes or until cramels are completely melted, stirring every minute.
  • 4 Spread caramel mixture evenly over crust. Drop reserved cookie dough by teaspoonfuls over caramel mixture. Bake an additional 15 to 20 minutes or until golden brown. Cool 10 minutes. Run knife around edges of pan. Cool completely before cutting.
 

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 bar
Calories
280
(
Calories from Fat
100),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
11g
11%
(Saturated Fat
6g,
6%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
30mg
30%;
Sodium
250mg
250%;
Total Carbohydrate
41g
41%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
25g
25%
),
Protein
4g
4%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
4%;
Iron
2%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 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:
3
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.