Nestle Crunch Cookie Dough Bars
We love taking candy bars and using them to create rich and delectable desserts. We often use candy bars to make pies, cupcakes, fudge, and snack bars. This recipe for Nestle Crunch Cookie Dough Bars fits right in with those in my recipe box. I hope your family enjoys it as much as mine does!
To begin, gather and prepare all of your ingredients.
Using a hand or stand mixer, cream together 1 stick of softened butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy.
Mix in vanilla.
Mix in the sweetened condensed milk and then fold in flour.
Fold in 1 cup of the Nestle candy bars or Buncha Crunch candy.
Line an 8×8 square pan with parchment or wax paper and add cookie dough to pan. Press in firmly. Place in fridge.
Take pan from fridge and spread peanut butter on top of cookie dough.
Add chocolate chips and 1 tablespoon milk to a microwave safe bowl. Heat on 40% power until melted, mixing each time you take from microwave.
Pour melted chocolate on top of cookie dough. Sprinkle remaining Nestle candy bars or Buncha Crunch candy.
Refrigerate for 1 hour.
Cut into squares and enjoy!
- 1 stick of butter softened
- 1/2 cup brown sugar
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 1/4 cup sweetened condensed milk
- 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
- 2 cups chopped Nestle Crunch Candy Bars or Nestle Crunch Buncha Crunch Milk Chocolate Candy divided
- 1 cup crunchy peanut butter
- 1 cup chocolate chips
- 1 tablespoon milk
- 1 large mixing bowl
- 1 stand or hand mixer
- 8x8 square baking pan
- Parchment or wax paper
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 607Total Fat: 35gSaturated Fat: 16gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 15gCholesterol: 31mgSodium: 259mgCarbohydrates: 67gFiber: 4gSugar: 42gProtein: 11g
These are a few items I find helpful when creating these Nestle Crunch Cookie Dough Bars in my own kitchen:
KitchenAid KHM512IC 5-Speed Ultra Power Hand Mixer, Ice BlueBorden Eagle Brand Sweetened Condensed Milk 4 pack of 14 oz. CansCrunch Chocolate Bar, Fun Size, 1 Bag, 11 ozWilton Perfect Results Premium Non-Stick 8-Inch Square Cake Pans, Set of 2Reynolds Kitchens Non-Stick Parchment Paper – 60 Square FeetPyrex Glass Mixing Bowl Set (3-Piece)The Candy Bar CookbookCopycat Candy Bars: Homemade Goodness!The Book of Chocolate: The Amazing Story of the World’s Favorite Candy
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