Gluten-Free Turtle Bars

Gluten-Free Turtle Bars

Looking for a gluten-free dessert made using Betty Crocker® Gluten Free chocolate chip cookie mix? Then check out these mouthwatering turtle bars.

Prep Time

25

Minutes

Total Time

3:30

Hrs:Mins

Makes

48

bars

Cookie Base
1
box Betty Crocker® Gluten Free chocolate chip cookie mix
Butter, vanilla and egg called for on cookie mix box
1
cup chopped pecans
Filling
40
caramels, unwrapped
1/3
cup whipping cream
1/3
cup chopped pecans
Topping
1
bag (12 oz) semisweet chocolate chips (2 cups)
1/3
cup whipping cream
1/4
cup chopped pecans
  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Make cookie mix as directed on box, using butter, vanilla and egg. Stir in 1 cup pecans. In ungreased 13x9-inch pan, press dough evenly. Bake 18 to 20 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool about 30 minutes.
  2. In medium microwavable bowl, microwave caramels and 1/3 cup whipping cream uncovered on High 2 to 4 minutes, stirring twice, until caramels are melted. Stir in 1/3 cup pecans. Spread over cooled based. Refrigerate 15 minutes.
  3. In another medium microwavable bowl, microwave chocolate chips and 1/3 cup whipping cream uncovered on High 1 to 2 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds, until chocolate is smooth. Pour over filling. Sprinkle with 1/4 cup pecans. Refrigerate 2 hours or until set.
  4. To serve, let stand at room temperature 10 minutes before cutting. Cut into 8 rows by 6 rows. Store covered in refrigerator.
Makes 48 bars
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Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Bar)
  • Calories 180
    • (Calories from Fat 80),
  • Total Fat 9g
    • (Saturated Fat 4g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 15mg;
  • Sodium 90mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 21g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 13g),
  • Protein 1g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    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;
    • 1 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1 1/2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.