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Caramel Buckle Bars

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These are delicious and looke nice on a Christmas cookie tray.

Ingredients

1-1/2 cups flour
3/4 cup brown sugar
1 stick margarine
12-ounce package butterscotch chips
12-ounce can mixed nuts (no peanuts)
14-ounce can sweetened condensed milk

Instructions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. In a bowl, mix the flour, brown sugar and margarine by hand. When mixed, microwave for a few seconds until the margarine is softened. Pat into a greased 9x-13-inch pan; bake 10 minutes. Sprinkle crust with butterscotch chips and nuts. Pour milk on top. Bake 25-35 minutes.

Gerry Harman, Aledo




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