Bar Recipes

There’s nothing easier or more satisfying than a good par recipe. Try our takes on the classic lemon bar, pumpkin bar, cookie bar and more.

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    Top 10 Dessert Bars

    A surefire hit at potlucks and parties, these top-rated recipes for dessert bars and easy bar cookies are the perfect way to feed a crowd.

    We Made a Creamy Pineapple Squares Recipe from 1968—and It’s Ready for a Comeback

    This recipe for Creamy Pineapple Squares might be retro, but tropical flavors never go out of style.


    Strawberry and Peach Lime Custard Bars

    After I baked, my dad would always find his way to the kitchen and ask if he could try what...


    How to Make Lemon-Frosted Fruit Bars from the 1940s

    I found this vintage recipe in a Betty Crocker recipe book from 1943. I adapted it slightly to make these...


    Maple and Bacon Bars

    This bacon maple bar recipe is the perfect treat when you're craving both salty and sweet. The aroma will tantalize...

    We Made The Pioneer Woman’s Pumpkin Cream Cheese Bars and Discovered a Dreamy Fal...

    The Pioneer Woman's pumpkin cream cheese bars are made with a graham cracker crust and rich, creamy pumpkin filling. Grab...


    Rhubarb Berry Bars

    Our calendar always fills up fast with potlucks and picnics to see family and friends and this is a dessert...

    Butterscotch Peanut Squares

    These bars, which our family refers to as peanut butter brownies, are delicious! They slice and pack easily making them...


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    20 Ways to Make Rice Krispies Treats

    Take your favorite cereal bar to the next level with these creative Rice Krispies treats variations. We have recipes featuring...


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    11 Magic Cookie Bar Variations You Need to Try

    We all know and love magic layer bars, but did you know there are plenty of magic cookie bar variations...


    Vegan Tropical Magic Bars

    These vegan magic bars are one of the easiest treats you can make. By using plant-based butter and condensed coconut...

    Chocolate-Hazelnut Magic Bars

    This hazelnut bar recipe puts a Nutella spin on the classic magic bar! Drizzle melted Nutella spread on top for...


    Grandma’s Oatmeal Bars

    While I was growing up, I enjoyed my grandma's oatmeal bars every Christmas. This recipe reminds me of her and...


    Butter Pecan Cookie Bars with Penuche Drizzle

    I have made these Butter Pecan Cookie Bars for many, many years. They are rich, chewy, nutty and buttery—all the...


    Italian Cream-Filled Cake

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    This Italian cream dessert is very simple but fancy enough to serve as a birthday cake. It’s low on sugar...


    Caramel-Pecan Cookie Butter Bars

    1 review

    These cookie butter bars were an instant hit in my house. I love cookie butter and thought this was another...

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    How to Make Magic Bars + Twists on the Classic Recipe

    Whether you call them magic bars, seven-layer bars or Hello Dolly bars, we know that this super simple dessert is...


    Audrey’s Lemon Meringue Bars

    4 reviews

    We are always trying to find new ways to use the fruit from our lemon tree. My 13-year-old daughter, Audrey,...


    Pomegranate Magic Bars

    Pomegranates make dessert festive and bright with a burst of juicy sweetness. These pomegranate bars are no exception. —Lisa Keys,...


    Maple-Bacon Rice Krispies Treats

    Sweet with a touch of smoky flavor, these maple-bacon Rice Krispies Treats will make you fall in love with this...


    Chocolate-Raspberry Rice Krispies Treats

    Move over, chocolate and strawberries! Dried raspberries paired with chocolate may become your new favorite flavor combo. Watch them shine...


    Rocky Road Rice Krispies Treats

    Piled high with chocolate chunks, gooey marshmallows and crushed graham crackers, this rocky road Rice Krispies Treats recipe is perfect...


    Sparkly Princess Rice Krispies Treats

    These strawberry princess Rice Krispies Treats are fit for royalty. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen


    Watermelon Rice Krispies Treats

    Not only do these watermelon Rice Krispies Treats look like your favorite summery fruit, they taste like 'em, too! —Taste...

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    Funky Monkey Rice Krispies Treats

    These peanut butter banana Rice Krispies Treats prove that bananas and peanut butter are a match made in heaven. —Taste...


    Morning Buzz Rice Krispies Treats

    These caffeinated cereal bars will help you perk right up! —Taste of Home Test Kitchen


    Salted Caramel Pretzel Rice Krispies Treats

    Craving a snack that's both salty and sweet? These salted caramel Rice Krispies treats can't be beat. —Taste of Home...


    Caramel Apple Rice Krispies Treats

    Ooey, gooey caramel meets your favorite crisped rice treat in this caramel apple Rice Krispies Treat recipe. —Taste of Home...


    Oreo Rice Krispies Treats

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    These Oreo Rice Krispies Treats are chewy on the inside with a crispy, crunchy cookie top. Not only are they...


    Lemony Layer Bars

    One of my favorite cakes is a white chocolate cake with coconut lemon filling, dark chocolate frosting and almonds. This...