Twixy Shortbread Bars

48
Servings
35m
Prep Time
20m
Cook Time
55m
Ready In

Recipe: #32716

June 23, 2019

Categories: Desserts, Cookies, Bars more



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Original recipe yields 48 servings
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Nutritional

  • Serving Size: 1 (39.1 g)
  • Calories 147
  • Total Fat - 7.9 g
  • Saturated Fat - 4.5 g
  • Cholesterol - 21.8 mg
  • Sodium - 149.4 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 14.1 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 0.2 g
  • Sugars - 7.7 g
  • Protein - 2.6 g
  • Calcium - 25.1 mg
  • Iron - 0.2 mg
  • Vitamin C - 0.4 mg
  • Thiamin - 0.1 mg

Step 1

In a large bowl, beat 1-1/2 cups butter with an electric mixer on medium to high speed for 30 seconds.

Step 2

Add sugar and 1-1/2 teaspoons vanilla; beat until combined, scraping sides of bowl occasionally.

Step 3

Beat in as much of the flour as you can with the mixer; stir in any remaining flour.

Step 4

Cover and chill for 30 to 60 minutes or until dough is easy to handle.

Step 5

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

Step 6

Line a 13x9x2-inch baking pan with foil, extending foil over edges of pan.

Step 7

Press dough evenly into bottom of prepared baking pan.

Step 8

Bake for 20 to 25 minutes or until top is lightly browned.

Step 9

Cool in pan on a wire rack.

Step 10

Spread dulce de leche in an even layer atop cooled crust.

Step 11

In a medium saucepan, heat whipping cream, 6 tablespoons butter, and the corn syrup to boiling over medium heat, stirring to dissolve syrup.

Step 12

Remove from heat.

Step 13

Add chocolate and vanilla to saucepan. Do not stir. Let stand 5 minutes.

Step 14

Stir until smooth. Let stand 10 minutes at room temperature to cool slightly.

Step 15

Slowly pour chocolate mixture over dulce de leche layer, spreading evenly.

Step 16

Cover and chill 1 to 2 hours or until chocolate layer is set.

Step 17

Layer bars between sheets of parchment or waxed paper in an airtight container; cover.

Step 18

Use the foil to lift uncut bars out of pan. Cut into bars.

Step 19

Store in the refrigerator for up to 3 days or in the freezer for up to 3 months.

Tips & Variations


No special items needed.

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