Desserts

Homemade Twix Bars

75

Chocolate Caramel shortbread layer bar, just like a Twix candy. Only better.

36
Base:
1//2 cup powdered sugar
1/2 cup butter, softened
1 tablespoon whipping cream
1 cup flour

Filling:
24 caramels, unwrapped
1/3 cup whipping cream
1 cup chopped pecans, OPTIONAL, I did not use

Topping:
1 tablespoon butter
1/2 cup milk chocolate chips
2 tablespoons whipping cream
Heat oven to 325. Grease a 9×9 inch pan. In medium bowl combine powdered sugar, 1/2 cup butter, and 1 tablespoon whipping cream. Blend well, add flour. Mix till combined, crumbly. Press evenly into greased pan. Bake at 325 for 15-20 minutes. Till firm to touch Meanwhile in medium saucepan, melt caramels with 1/3 cup whipping cream over low heat, stirring frequently. Till smooth. remove from heat. Add pecans if using. Stir to combine. Immediately pour over the cooked shortbread base. Spread evenly, gently. In small saucepan melt milk chocolate chips with butter and whipping cream. Drizzle over filling. Refrigerate until firm. Cut into bars. Store refrigerated. Take out 1/2 hour before serving.
Nutritions

Calories
155

Sodium
49mg
2% DV

Fat
7g
11% DV

Protein
1g
3% DV

Carbs
18g
6% DV

Fiber
0.7g
2% DV

Putting a little Southern spin on classic New England lobster rolls with these simple and delicious shrimp rolls! On a warm summer day, there's just nothing better than a chilled sandwich and a cold beverage. Make them ahead if you're entertaining, or whip up the no-cook meal in about 15 minutes. These easy shrimp rolls are a delicious lunch or dinner when served alongside coleslaw, potato chips, hush puppies or pickles!

2 T salted butter
1 lb. peeled and deveined cooked shrimp
1 stalk celery
2 green onions
1/3 c mayonnaise
1 t lemon juice
1 t white vinegar
1 T minced fresh dill
1/4 t Old Bay seasoning
1/4 t sugar
Kosher salt and black pepper ( to taste )
4 hot dog buns
4
  • Pat shrimp dry and place in a large bowl. Add the celery and green onions; toss gently to combine.
  • In a separate bowl or large measuring cup, whisk together the mayonnaise, lemon juice,...
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Nutritions

Calories
248

Sodium
870mg
36% DV

Fat
7g
11% DV

Protein
19g
38% DV

Carbs
23g
8% DV

Fiber
3g
14% DV