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Sweet & Salty Cranberry Bars

 Sweet & Salty Cranberry Bars
Studded with cranberries, cashews, chocolate and butterscotch, these dreamy morsels make an irresistible pop-in-your-mouth treat perfect for a holiday dessert platter. But be warned—they’re so addictive you may want to serve them all year long.
24 ServingsPrep: 15 min. Bake: 30 min. + cooling


  • 1 package yellow cake mix (regular size)
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 1 cup dried cranberries
  • 1 cup coarsely chopped cashews
  • 1 cup butterscotch chips
  • 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 can (14 ounces) sweetened condensed milk


  • In a large bowl, beat the cake mix, egg and butter until combined.
  • Press into a greased 13-in. x 9-in. baking pan. Bake at 375° for
  • 10 minutes.
  • Sprinkle the cranberries, cashews and chips over warm crust. Drizzle
  • with milk. Bake 18-20 minutes longer or until golden brown. Cool
  • completely before cutting into bars. Yield: 2 dozen.