Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Deliciousness should be shared!

On Christmas Eve my daughter-in-law Breanna brought these yummy bars to our family party. We have now renamed them Breanna Bars and have offically nominated her to bring them to every family get together. Warning: They can be hightly addictive!
Breanna Bars
2 cups butter (yes, that is what makes them soooo good)
2 1/4 cups brown sugar
3 cups flour
3 cups old fashioned oats
1 tsp. salt
2 tsp. baking soda
1 jar caramel topping (I buy the Smuckers 20 oz. squeeze bottle)
16 oz. milk chocolate chips (or more...yummy!)
1 cup chopped walnuts
Soften butter in microwave. In a large bowl mix butter, brown sugar, flour, oats, salt and soda together. Take 3/4 of mixture and press on cookie sheet (press up the sides). Bake at 350 for 8 minutes. Let cool, then pour on caramel, spread evenly. Sprinkle on chocolate chips and walnuts. Sprinkle remaining cookie mixture on the top. Bake for 10-12 minutes at 350.
They are really gooey and yummy when they are warm, but they are even better when they are cool and crunchy and even better for breakfast the next day, or lunch and/or dinner.
As Breanna would say "Deliciousness should be shared". Here's to sharing.
Thanks Breanna!


  1. Yum! I soooo want to try these now!

  2. They are VERY yummy! I think I ate half the pan at Christmas! Now I'm craving them... UPS delivers overnight right?

  3. That looks so yummy too bad it is past 10:00pm and my kitchen is closed for the night!!

  4. Those sound so good -- I'm going to bring them to our next Guild meeting!

  5. Uh oh - between these and Mayleen's monster cookies today I have gained 3 pounds. Too good to pass up.

  6. You're so welcome! They're fun to make. I'm glad you like them!

  7. I am making these this weekend! They sound so yummy. Thanks for sharing. : )


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