Chocolate Almond Macaroon Bars

1
Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

You will be pleasantly surprised at the creamy filling in these bars - if you love coconut you will love these bars as much as me and my family.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
36 bars
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

2 c
chocolate wafer cookie crumbs
6 Tbsp
butter or margarine, melted
6 Tbsp
powdered sugar
14 oz
can sweetened condensed milk
3 3/4 c
sweetened coconut flakes
1 c
sliced almonds, toasted
1 c
semi-sweet chocolate chips
1/4 c
whipping cream
1/2 c
white baking chips

How to Make Chocolate Almond Macaroon Bars

Step-by-Step

  • 1To toast almonds: heat oven to 350^. Spread almonds on shallow baking sheet. Bake 5 to 8 minutes or until lightly browned.
    ---
    Keep oven at 350^. Grease 13x9-inch baking pan.
    Combine crumbs, melted butter and sugar; firmly press mixture on bottom of prepared pan. Stir together sweetened condensed milk, coconut and almonds; mix well. Carefully drop mixture by spoonfuls over crust; spread evenly. Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until coconut edges just begin to brown. Cool.
    Place chocolate chips and cream in medium microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at high(100%) 1 minute; stir after 10 seconds at a time, stirring after each heating, until chips are melted and mixture is smooth when stirred. Cool until slightly thickened; spread over cooled bars. Sprinkle top with white chips. Cover; refrigerate several hours or until thoroughly chilled. Cut into bars. Refrigerate leftovers.

Printable Recipe Card

About Chocolate Almond Macaroon Bars

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids




Show 6 Comments & Reviews

Pms Cookies Recipe

PMS Cookies

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Salty, sweet and chocolaty, you can't beat these cookies full of peanut butter and fluffy! Click here for the PMS Cookies recipe!

Homemade Hostess Gifts For The Holidays Recipe

Homemade Hostess Gifts for the Holidays

Kitchen Crew

It's party season! Seems, for me, every weekend from Thanksgiving to Christmas I'm attending some sort of holiday party. Wherever I go, I like to bring a small homemade gift...

Easy Christmas Cookies For A Fantastic Cookie Tray Recipe

Easy Christmas Cookies for A Fantastic Cookie Tray

Kitchen Crew

During your next grocery haul, make sure to stock up on sugar, flour, and butter... it's cookie making time! A festive tradition in many households is making Christmas cookies. It's...