1 hr 45 mins
1 hr 15 mins
Another Betty Crocker prize winning recipe. Similar to a Snickers bar. Prep time includes cooling time.
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- 1 (17 1/2 ounce) package betty crocker peanut butter cookie mix (1 lb 1.5 oz)
- 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
- 1 tablespoon water
- 1 egg
- 1/3 cup light corn syrup
- 3 tablespoons butter or 3 tablespoons margarine, softened
- 3 tablespoons peanut butter
- 1 tablespoon water
- 1 1/2 teaspoons water
- 1 1/4 teaspoons vanilla
- 1 dash salt
- 3 1/2 cups powdered sugar
- 1 (14 ounce) bag caramels, unwrapped
- 2 tablespoons water
- 1 1/2 cups dry-roasted unsalted peanuts
- 1 (11 1/2 ounce) bag milk chocolate chips (2 cups)
- 1Heat oven to 350°F
- 2Spray bottom only of 13x9-inch pan with cooking spray.
- 3In large bowl, stir cookie base ingredients until soft dough forms.
- 4Press dough in bottom of pan.
- 5Bake 12 to 15 minutes or until light golden brown.
- 6Cool completely, about 30 minutes.
- 7In large bowl, beat all filling ingredients except powdered sugar with electric mixer on medium speed until creamy and smooth.
- 8Gradually beat in powdered sugar until well blended (filling will be thick).
- 9Press filling over cookie base.
- 10Refrigerate while preparing caramel layer.
- 11In 2-quart saucepan, heat caramels and 2 tablespoons water over low heat, stirring constantly, until caramels are melted.
- 12Stir in peanuts.
- 13Spread evenly over filling.
- 14Refrigerate about 15 minutes or until caramel layer is firm.
- 15In small microwavable bowl, microwave chocolate chips uncovered on High 1 to 2 minutes, stirring once, until melted.
- 16Spread evenly over caramel layer.
- 17Refrigerate about 1 hour or until chocolate is set.
- 18For bars, cut into 9 rows by 4 rows.
- 19Store covered at room temperature.
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Nutritional Facts for Peanut Butter Cookie Candy Bars (Cookie Mix)
Serving Size: 1 (1729 g)
Servings Per Recipe: 1
- Amount Per Serving
- % Daily Value
- Calories 169.0
- Calories from Fat 65
- Total Fat 7.2 g
- Saturated Fat 1.8 g
- Cholesterol 9.5 mg
- Sodium 49.8 mg
- Total Carbohydrate 25.0 g
- Dietary Fiber 0.6 g
- Sugars 20.6 g
- Protein 2.5 g
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peanut butter cookie mix