Chex® and Candy Squares

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10 Minutes Prep
1 Hour 35 Minutes Total
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36 Servings
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170 Calories per Serving

When you combine cashews, chocolate and caramel, you know the results will be spectacular! Two thumbs up for these easy bars.

By Pillsbury Kitchens


Ingredients
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 roll Pillsbury™ refrigerated sugar cookies
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 cup salted cashew halves, chopped
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 cup caramel topping
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 4 cups Corn Chex™ cereal
  • Small check mark in a circle icon 1 cup miniature candy-coated semisweet chocolate baking bits
Directions
  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 13x9-inch pan with cooking spray. In medium bowl, break up cookie dough. Stir or knead in cashews. With floured fingers, press dough in bottom of pan to form crust. Bake 18 to 23 minutes or until golden brown.
  2. In 3-quart saucepan, cook and stir chocolate chips, caramel topping and flour over low heat until smooth.
  3. Remove from heat; stir in cereal and 1/2 cup of the baking bits. Spread evenly over crust. Sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup baking bits; press in lightly. Cool completely, about 1 hour. For bars, cut into 6 rows by 6 rows.
Nutrition

1 Bar

Calories 170 (Calories from Fat 60); Total Fat 7g (Saturated Fat 2.5g, Trans Fat 0.5g); Cholesterol 5mg; Sodium 115mg; Total Carbohydrate 25g (Dietary Fiber 0g, Sugars 15g); Protein 2g

% Daily Value: Vitamin A 0%; Vitamin C 0%; Calcium 2%; Iron 10%

Exchanges: 1/1 Starch, 1 Other Carbohydrate, 1 1/2 Fat