Halloween Goody Bars

  • Prep 35 min
  • Total 3 hr 30 min
  • Servings 32

Ingredients

1 1/2
cups quick-cooking oats
1 1/2
cups Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour
1
cup packed brown sugar
3/4
teaspoon salt
1
cup butter, melted
1
cup chopped pecans
1
can (14 oz) sweetened condensed milk (not evaporated)
1
cup semisweet chocolate chips (6 oz)
2
tablespoons butter, softened
3/4
cup M&M's™ chocolate candies orange and brown

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 13x9-inch pan with cooking spray.
  • 2
    In large bowl, mix oats, flour, brown sugar, salt and 1 cup butter with spoon. Stir in pecans. Remove 1 cup; set aside for topping. Press remaining mixture into pan.
  • 3
    In 2-quart saucepan, cook condensed milk, chocolate chips and 2 tablespoons butter over medium heat, stirring constantly, until chips are melted and mixture is smooth. Spread chocolate mixture over crust. Sprinkle with candies and reserved oat mixture; press into chocolate mixture.
  • 4
    Bake 23 to 25 minutes or until set.. Cool completely, about 2 1/2 hours. Cut into 8 rows by 4 rows.

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Tips

Expert Tips

Make these bars year-round, using different colors of chocolate candies to match the season.

Old-fashioned oats can be used in place of quick-cooking oats, but the bars might have a coarser texture.

Nutritional Information

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Bar
Calories from Fat
120
% Daily Value
Trans Fat
0g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%
4%
Exchanges:
Free
Carbohydrate Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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