Caramel Shortbread

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by Theresa Thunderbird

I useually cut shortbreads bigger.

Top Review by j.a.c.k.

Thanks for a lovely addition to my Chrissy Baking, everyone loved this recipe. I just made this again, its absolutely the best caramel slice ever.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Beat 1/2 cup butter and 1/4 cup sugar until pale.
  2. Add flour and ground almonds to form a soft dough.
  3. Press dough into a 8 inch square pan that has been greased,lined with parchment paper.
  4. BakeBake shortbread at 350 for 20 to 25 minutes,or untilpale golden brown.
  5. Leave in pan until cool.
  6. To Make Topping: Cook 3/4 cup butter, 3/8 cup sugar, syrup, and sweetened condensed milk in a saucepan on low heat.
  7. Bring to a boil,stirring constantly.
  8. Boil for 5 to 7 minutes until it has thickened and has a pale caramel color.
  9. Spread caramel on cooled shortbread, and let set about 40 minutes.
  10. Melt chocolate over low heat.
  11. Spread melted chocolate on top of caramel and sprinkle on toasted almonds.

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