Category Archives: peanuts

I Want Candy: Snickers Cupcakes

Snickers are one of my favorite candy bars. I’m usually not a huge fan of nougat, but somehow the Snickers changes my opinion! Such a perfect combination of chocolate, caramel, nougat, and peanuts. Snickers are made by the Mars Corporation — and Snickers has annual sales of $2 billion. The candy bar was introduced in […]

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Caramel Corn Cookies

These cookies don’t directly involves caramel corn… but have flavors to match! I was sold when I saw the words “butterscotch chips”. :) Caramel Corn Cookies 1/2 cup shortening 1/4 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup yellow cornmeal 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 egg […]

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Salted Peanut Bars

Mmmm. Three of my favorite things: peanuts, caramel, and marshmallows. All combined into one chewy, ooey, gooey treat. Salted Peanut Bars Recipe source: Everyday Food 2-1/4 cups coarsely chopped peanuts 50 store-bought soft caramel squares, unwrapped 1 cup mini marshmallows 1. Lightly coat an 8×8″ baking dish with cooking spray. Line with parchment paper, leaving […]

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PB&J Chocolate Bars

I had mixed feelings about posting this recipe. Not because it’s not a good recipe or because the bars turned out badly — but instead because I didn’t like them! I always think that I should only post things on my blog that I would endorse or rave about. I decided to post these anyway […]

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Chocolate Cheese Fudge Balls

It is no secret that I LOVE Paula Deen. Her southern accent may be a bit much for this northerner to take, but I do enjoy her more-butter-is-better philosophy toward cooking. Who doesn’t love butter? Val had pointed out Paula’s chocolate CHEESE fudge recipe. It involves Velveeta cheese. Say what? I was skeptical. How can […]

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