Almost Candy Bars

Almost Candy Bars Recipe

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Barb Wandrey


This recipe was originally published by Pillsbury. It is similar to the 7 layer cookie bar but uses chocolate cake mix and makes a jelly roll size pan.


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  • 1/2 c
  • 1 pkg
    devil's food cake mix
  • 1 - 6 oz pkg
    butterscotch baking chips
  • 1 - 6 oz pkg
    semisweet chocolate baking chips
  • 1 c
  • 1 c
    chopped nuts
  • 1 - 14 oz can(s)
    sweetened condensed milk

How to Make Almost Candy Bars


  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees. In a medium bowl, cut margarine into dry cake mix until crumbly. Sprinkle evenly over bottom of ungreased jelly roll pan. Press lightly.
  2. Sprinkle with butterscotch chips, chocolate chips, coconut and nuts.
  3. Pour sweetened condensed milk evenly over all ingredients.
  4. Bake for 20 - 30 minutes or until golden brown. Cool completely. Cut into bars.

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About Almost Candy Bars

Course/Dish: Other Desserts

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