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Almond Coconut Bars Recipe

Almond Coconut Bars Recipe

—Dolores Skrout, Summerhill, Pennsylvania
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Bake: 20 min. + chilling YIELD:24 servings

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 1 can (14 ounces) sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 package (7 ounces) flaked coconut
  • 2 cups (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 24 blanched almonds

Directions

  • 1. In a small bowl, combine the graham cracker crumbs and butter. Press into an ungreased 13-in. x 9-in. baking pan. Combine milk and coconut; carefully spread over crust. Bake at 350° for 18-20 minutes or until lightly browned.
  • 2. In a microwave, combine the chocolate chips and peanut butter; stir until smooth. Microwave 30-60 seconds longer or until chips are melted; stir until smooth.
  • 3. Spread over warm bars. Garnish with almonds. Refrigerate for 1 hour before cutting. Yield: 2 dozen.

Nutritional Facts

1 each: 0 calories, 0g fat (0g saturated fat), 0mg cholesterol, 0mg sodium, 0g carbohydrate (0g sugars, 0g fiber), 0g protein

Reviews for Almond Coconut Bars

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MY REVIEW
Reviewed Jul. 11, 2014

"good"

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Apr. 12, 2012

"A lot of ingredients and time consuming a bit but got lots of compliments and just like another person responded ..be prepared to give recipe. Found it browned a bit too much w cookie dough waiting for marshmellos to brown and thought it made the bars a bit chewy ...Forgot to buy butterscotch chips and subsituted whip chips and was good. Loved the peanut butter mix in it and made it fudgelike! My daughter brought it to her nurses station and they disapeared ..and guess what? They want the recipe!!"

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Mar. 30, 2011

"Very good! Mine came out just like the photo (that doesn't always happen :)"

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Nov. 22, 2010

"These are wonderful. Good even without almonds!"

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Aug. 27, 2010

"Wondered if it would be even better with almond butter. Has anyone tried that?"

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Mar. 10, 2010

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MY REVIEW
Reviewed Mar. 9, 2010

"Wondering if you could elimanate the peanut butter????

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MY REVIEW
Reviewed Mar. 8, 2010

"Wonderfully sweet"

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Sep. 22, 2009

"These were delicious! Almond Joys are my fav candy bar so I had to try these. They are even better!!!!! Everyone at work loved them!"

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Jul. 17, 2009

"Easy spreading tip-- wet your hands and you can easily spread the coconut/condensed milk over the crust."

MY REVIEW
Reviewed May. 26, 2009

"These bars are fabulous. I don't even put the blanched almonds on top."

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