Holiday Chocolate Almond Bars

Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

Not sure where I got this recipe..but these are really good.


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Serves:

- 36

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

25 Min

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
unsifted flour
2/3 c
sugar
3/4 c
cold butter
1 1/2 c
semi-sweet chocolate chips
1 - 14 oz
can eagle brand sweetened condensed milk
1
egg
2 c
almonds, toasted and chopped
1 tsp
solid shortening
1/2 tsp
almond extract

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350.

Combine flour and sugar, cut in butter until crumbly. Press on bottom of 13 x 9 inch baking sheet. Bake 20 minutes or until lightly browned.
2
Melt 1 cup chips with sweetened condensed milk; remove from heat. Cool slightly; beat in egg. Stir in almonds and extract. Spread over prepared crust.
3
Bake 25 minutes or until set. Cool

Melt remaining 1/2 cup chips with shortening; drizzle over bars. Chill 10 minutes or until set. Cut into bars.

Store covered at room temperature.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Hashtags: #almonds, #cakes, #bars