Toffee Bars

1
Daune (pronounced "Dawn") Browne

By
@vavavoom

These are a hit with anyone who has had these delicious bars at my house, especially me!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
makes 32
Prep:
35 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    light brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 2 c
    (4 sticks) of butter or margarine at room temp.
  • 2
    egg yolks
  • 1-1/2 tsp
    vanilla
  • 4 c
    flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 2 4-oz
    bars of milk chocolate, broken in pieces
  • 1 c
    chopped walnuts or pecans

How to Make Toffee Bars

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Beat together the sugar and butter or margarine until light and fluffy. Beat in the egg yolks and vanilla. Stir in the flour and salt.
  3. Spread the dough in a greased 13 X 9 X 2-inch baking pan. Bake until lightly browned, 25-30 minutes. The texture will be soft.
  4. Remove from the oven and immediately place the chocolate pieces on the hot cookie base. Let stand until the chocolate softens, then spread it evenly with a spatula. Sprinkle with nuts.
  5. While still warm, cut into bars about 2 X 1-1/2 inches.

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About Toffee Bars

Course/Dish: Cookies




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