Delicious Caramel Cookie Bars with an amazing layer of gooey caramel stuffed in better the layers with a hint of peanut butter. These cookie bars are EPIC and you’ll never make them anyway again! There’s a reason they are called Knock You Naked Bars!
- 1 c. butter softened
- 1 tsp baking soda
- 1 tsp salt
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 2 1/4 c. all-purpose flour
- 2 c. semi-sweet chocolate chips
- 2 eggs
- 3/4 c. packed brown sugar
- 3/4 c. sugar
- 1 bag 14 oz caramels
- 1/2 c. peanut butter
- 5 oz evaporated milk
- Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Grease a 9 x 13 in pan.
- Combine flour, baking soda and salt in small bow. Beat butter, sugar, brown sugar and vanilla in a large mixing bowl until creamy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Gradually mix in flour mixture. Stir in chocolate chips.
- Spread half of cookie dough into the prepared pan. Bake for 8-10 minutes. Remove from oven.
- While the cookie dough is baking melt caramels and evaporated milk in a double boiler. Add peanut butter after caramels are melted. Melt thoroughly. Spread over baked cookie dough base.
- With the remaining cookie dough, drop by spoonfuls ontop of the caramel mixture.
- Bake for 15-20 minutes or until light golden brown.
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