'Sinful' Butter Pecan Turtle Bars

2
Wendy Rusch

By
@AmmaWendy

I got this recipe from a dear friend yrs ago...when we wanted something ooey gooey and bad for us...this is what we made! It's like a caramelly toffee center, mmmmmm
These are always the first to disappear on the holiday goodie trays...course I don't usually have many left to put on the tray...lol

Rating:

★★★★★ 8 votes

Comments:
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • ·
    bottom layer:
  • 2 c
    flour
  • 1 c
    brown sugar
  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 1 c
    pecan halves
  • ·
    filling:
  • 3/4 c
    brown sugar
  • 1 c
    butter
  • ·
    top:
  • 1 c
    chocolate chips

How to Make 'Sinful' Butter Pecan Turtle Bars

Step-by-Step

  1. combine flour, brown sugar, butter. Pat into a 9x13 pan, sprinkle with pecans, set aside.
  2. To prepare caramel layer; In a heavy pan, combine brown sugar and butter, cook over medium heat, stirring constantly and fairly fast to incorporate the butter into the brown sugar. Continue this until mixture begins to boil. Boil for 1 minute, stirring constantly. Pour over crust. Bake at 350 for 20-23 minutes or until caramel is bubbly and crust golden. Remove from oven, and sprinkle with chocolate chips. Allow chips to melt slightly then swirl over top! When almost cool, cut into 1 1/2" squares...or in my sons case, 6x6" chunks lol

Printable Recipe Card

About 'Sinful' Butter Pecan Turtle Bars

Course/Dish: Cookies Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Collection: Bold With Butter
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Show 88 Comments & Reviews

18 Best Christmas Cookies For A Cookie Exchange Recipe

18 Best Christmas Cookies for a Cookie Exchange

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Don’t be that person who shows up to the Christmas cookie exchange with store-bought cookies. Even if you put them on a plate, people know! There’s just that special something...

Simple, Easy To Carry Labor Day Desserts Recipe

Simple, Easy to Carry Labor Day Desserts

Kitchen Crew

I'm heading to a Labor Day barbecue this weekend. Everyone is bringing something and I've been assigned a dessert. I started to look through my Recipe Box app to see...

17 Snickerdoodle Recipes That Are Cinnamon-sugar Perfection

17 Snickerdoodle Recipes That Are Cinnamon-Sugar Perfection

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

There’s something so magical about the cinnamon sugar perfection of a snickerdoodle cookie. These soft, melt-in-your-mouth sweets are one of our absolute favorites desserts - so we decided to find...