Salted Peanut Bars!

Salted Peanut Bars! Recipe

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Ingrid Parker

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@Koechin

These are so easy and so good!
Danger! It's hard to stop eating them1 :-) I just made a batch and keep going back to make sure they are good.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
32 Bars
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

! box yellow cake mix
1/3 c butter, soft
1 egg, slightly beaten
3 c mini marshmallows
2/3 c white corn syrup
1/4 c butter
2 c butterscotch morsels (11 oz. bag)
2 c rice crispies
2 c salted peanuts
2 tsp. vanills extract

How to Make Salted Peanut Bars!

Step-by-Step

  • 1Combine first 3 ingredients into a crumbly mixture and press into the bottom of a sprayed 9x13 pan. (Metal works best)
    Bake for 15 minutes and remove from oven.
    Don't turn off the oven!
  • 2Distribute the marshmallows over the top and return to the oven until they are nicely puffed.
    Remove from oven. Turn off oven. :-)
  • 3Meanwhile in a medium saucepan melt the 1/4c butter, add the butterscotch morsels and corn syrup and over me.-low stir until morsels are melted. Add the vanilla. stir.
    Stir in rice crispies and nuts. Plop this mixture to the best of your ability all over the puffed marshmallows.
  • 4Now place the pan in the refrigerator! A metal pan cools off faster than glass.
    It needs to cool down, so you can cut them, but not so cold that they wont cut. :-0 ( It took about 35 minutes for me.
    Now cut them into bars. If they keep running together , put them back in the fridge.it helps to dip your knife into hot water when cutting.

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About Salted Peanut Bars!

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids