13 February, 2014
How To Make Homemade Snicker BarsPosted in : Desserts, Snacks on by : allison Tags: candy, caramel, children, chocolate, dessert, kids, peanut butter, peanuts, snack, snacks, snickers
24 oz of Milk Chocolate + 2 Tbs. Solid Shortening) for coating
2 oz butter
1/4 cup condensed milk
7 oz Marshmallow Creme ( marshmallow fluff)
14 oz caramels (unwrapped)
1/3 cup peanut butter
14 oz of whole peanuts
10 oz chocolate for background
1 tablespoon of water and 4 tablespoons more
Line a 9 x 13 dish with foil, “grease” with butter.
Melt 10 oz of Chocolate over a double boiler, once melted pour onto the buttered foil, spreading evenly with the back of a spoon. Place in fridge to set.
In the meantime…
In a med. saucepan combine marshmallow creme, 1 Tbs Water, butter, stirring until combined. Add condensed milk, stirring constantly over med heat until mixture thickens to nougat consistency, simmer about 4 minutes. Remove from heat and add peanut butter.
Pour the mixture over the chocolate & stick it in the fridge.
Heat the caramel in the microwave or a double boiler with a few tablespoons of water ( about 4)
Then add peanuts and mix.
Pour mixture over marshmallow layer and spread well.
Cool a few minutes to let them set, then cut into bars.
Melt the 24 oz of Chocolate & 2 Tbs Solid Shortening, mixing well & Dip the bars into the chocolate.