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Salted Peanut Bars Recipe
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Salted Peanut Bars

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"A layer of marshmallows is sandwiched between a buttery crust and a crunchy, chewy peanut topping for a sweet and salty snack."

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Original recipe makes 2 dozen bars Change Servings
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  • PREP

    25 mins
  • COOK

    15 mins
  • READY IN

    2 hrs 10 mins

Directions

  1. For Crust: Mix flour, brown sugar, corn starch, salt, baking powder and baking soda in a large bowl. Cut in butter using a pastry blender OR two knives. Add egg yolks and vanilla. Mixture will be crumbly. Press into an ungreased 13 x 9-inch pan.
  2. Bake in a preheated 350 degree F oven for 12 to 15 minutes. Remove from oven and sprinkle with marshmallows; return to oven for 3 to 5 minutes, until marshmallows are puffy.
  3. Cool completely.
  4. For Topping: Heat corn syrup, butter and peanut butter chips in a saucepan over low heat until smooth. Remove from heat. Add vanilla, cereal and peanuts.
  5. Spread over baked crust; chill 1 hour or until firm.
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Reviews More Reviews

Jan 28, 2011

Amazing and decadent treat! Made it with large marshmallows (what I had at the time) and the peanut caramel pooled around the marshmallows giving it a kind of 'rocky road' looking appearance with some of the marshmallows peeking out from the topping. Great both ways!

 
Jan 03, 2011

Nice peanut-y treats. It made a big batch and my Chickies loved them.

 
Dec 21, 2009

Love these! I used a combination of milk choc and p.b. chips the first time and all p.b. chips the second time - both were great!!!

 
Dec 21, 2009

yummy.... if u didnt want the cookie on bottom just double the topping recipe an place on wax papper an let set.. Just like a salted nut roll

 
Oct 06, 2012

Good bars but VERY rich. Cut the servings in half.

 
Dec 23, 2010

YUM! This takes a little time to make...but really worth the effort. Definitely a keeper!

 
Sep 20, 2010

yum these are so good....taste like the candy..salted nut rolls...one of my favorites=]

 
Feb 07, 2011

Absolutely delicious! I followed the recipe exactly and brought them to our church bake sale. They were a huge hit! I will definitely be making these again!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 319 kcal
  • 16%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 32 g
  • 10%
  • Cholesterol
  • 41 mg
  • 14%
  • Fat
  • 18.6 g
  • 29%
  • Fiber
  • 1.2 g
  • 5%
  • Protein
  • 13.1 g
  • 26%
  • Sodium
  • 299 mg
  • 12%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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