Festive Caramel Bars

Be the first to review
READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by lmalone

Clipped from a newspaper, a recipe from Carol Burger, these are easy and delicious---Bar None! It calls for 1 cup of nuts but I left them out and was still excellent!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine caramels and milk in heavy saucepan. Cook over low heat, stirring occasionally until blended.
  2. Combine flour, oats, nuts, brown sugar, soda and salt in a bowl, add melted butter, mixing until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Reserve 1 cup of mixture and press remaining mixture into bottom of greased 9x13 pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 10 minutes.
  3. Sprinkle 1 cup M&Ms on top of partially baked crust. Pour caramel mixture over M&Ms. Sprinkle reserved crumb mix and remaining 1/2 cup M&Ms on top. Continue baking for 20 to 25 minutes.
  4. Cool slightly, then chill for 30 minutes. Cut into bars.

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a