Prep 15 mins
Cook 12 mins
I got this recipe off allrecipes.com. It was originally posted by Jordanna. These are so good!
Make and share this Caramel Bar Cookies recipe from Food.com.
- 32 individually wrapped caramels, unwrapped
- 5 tablespoons heavy cream
- 1 cup all-purpose flour
- 1 cup rolled oats
- 3⁄4 cup brown sugar
- 1⁄2 teaspoon baking soda
- 1⁄4 teaspoon salt
- 3⁄4 cup butter, melted
- 1⁄2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
- 1⁄2 cup chopped walnuts
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
- In a medium saucepan over low heat, melt together the caramels and heavy cream, stirring occasionally until smooth.
- In a medium bowl, stir together the flour, oats, brown sugar, baking soda and salt.
- Stir in the melted butter until well blended.
- Press Half of the mixture into the bottom of a 9x13 inch baking pan.
- Reserve the rest.
- Bake the crust for 8 minutes in the preheated oven.
- Remove and sprinkle with chocolate chips and walnuts.
- Pour the caramel mixture over the top and then crumble the remaining crust mixture over everything.
- Return to the oven and bake for an additional 12 minutes, or until the top is lightly toasted.
- Cut into squares while it is still warm.
These were good cookies. I thought that the heavy cream was a tad too much though, everything else was great. I replaced the walnuts with pecans, that I had on hand. They were done just before 12 minutes. Made for Potluck tag.