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Peanut Lover’s Dream Bar

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Prep Time: 30 min.
Baking Time: 30-35 min.
Refrigeration Time: 15 min.
Difficulty: Moderate
Servings: Makes 1 dozen bars
  • 1 bag DOVE® Chocolate Hearts
  • 2 cups SNICKERS® Brand Miniatures
  • 12"" x 8"" baking pan
  • Crust:
    • 6 tablespoons butter, melted
    • 2 cups graham cracker crumbs
    • 1/4 cup sugar
    • For the filling:
      • 1/2 cup butter
      • 1/2 cup chunky peanut butter
      • 1/2 cup sugar
      • 1/2 cup brown sugar
      • 1 egg
      • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
      • 1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
      • 1 teaspoon baking soda
      • 1/2 cup melted caramel squares (available in the candy aisle of a grocery store, or, caramel ice cream topping)

For the crust:
  1. Combine melted butter with graham cracker crumbs and 1/4 cup sugar. Press into bottom of greased baking pan. Bake in preheated 350ºF oven for 10 minutes or until firm.
  2. Cover crust with DOVE® Brand Chocolate Hearts. Top with 1 cup chopped SNICKERS® Brand Miniatures. Refrigerate 15 minutes.
For the peanut butter layer:
  1. Cream butter and peanut butter with white and brown sugars until smooth. Blend in egg and vanilla. Slowly stir in flour and baking soda. Spread mixture over DOVE®/SNICKERS® layer and bake for an additional 20-25 minutes.
  2. Drizzle with caramel and scatter remaining chopped SNICKERS® Brand Miniatures on top.

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