The Lady and Sons Pine Bark
- 35 saltine crackers
- 1 cup butter
- 1 cup packed light brown sugar
- 1/2 teaspoon almond extract
- 5 (4 ounce) milk chocolate bars, broken into pieces
Place saltine crackers, salty side up, in prepared pan. In a saucepan, boil butter and sugar for 2 to 3 minutes, stirring constantly. Remove from heat and stir in almond extract. Pour mixture over crackers and bake for 4 to 6 minutes. Remove from oven, top with candy bars, and spread evenly as chocolate begins to melt. Cool slightly and transfer onto wax paper. Allow to cool completely.
Yield: 35 squares