Chocolate Filled Walnut-Oatmeal Bars

READY IN: 50mins
Recipe by Annacia

this is a great bar that will fill almost any need. Christmas cookie trays, showers, pot-luck's and family munching.

Top Review by Chef Laurachingo

Made this for a family potluck and everyone loved them very easy to put really very good thank you for posting

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350°F Beat butter and brown sugar in large bowl until well blended.
  2. Add eggs, vanilla and instant coffee and beat until fluffy.
  3. Stir together oats, flour, baking soda, salt and 1 cup walnuts; gradually stir into butter mixture with spoon (Dough will be thick).
  4. Set aside 2 cups dough.
  5. Press remaining dough evenly onto bottom of ungreased 15-1/2x10-1/2x1-inch jelly-roll pan.
  6. Prepare CHOCOLATE FILLING; spread evenly over dough.
  7. Crumble reserved dough evenly over filling. Sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup walnuts. Bake 25 minutes or until top is golden brown (chocolate will be soft).
  8. Cool completely in pan on wire rack; cut into bars.
  9. About 4 dozen bars.
  10. CHOCOLATE FILLING: Melt butter in medium saucepan over low heat. Stir in cocoa and sugar. Add sweetened condensed milk; cook, stirring constantly, until smooth and thick. Remove from heat. Stir in vanilla.

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a