TAKE 5 BARS!
 
Ingredients
Brownies
  • 8 T. butter
  • ½C. cocoa powder
  • 1C. sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • ¼ tsp. salt
  • ¼ c. flour
Topping
  • 1 c. peanut butter
  • 2 c. salted pretzels, coarsley chopped.
  • 11 ounces caramel bits
  • 2 T. heavy cream
  • 1 c. salted peanuts, chopped
  • 1 bag Ghirardelli bittersweet chips
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Melt butter in a bowl.
  3. Stir in cocoa powder.
  4. Add sugar and stir.
  5. Add eggs and vanilla.
  6. Stir in salt and flour.
  7. Pour into an 8x8 pan lined with nonstick foil.
  8. Bake 30-35 minutes and cool.
Topping
  1. Spread peanut butter over the cooled brownies.
  2. Sprinkle on the pretzels and lightly press down.
  3. Melt caramel in microwave with cream. Stir in the peanuts and pour over the bars.
  4. Melt the chocolate and pour over the bars.
  5. Chill until firm and cut into bars.
Recipe by Hugs and Cookies XOXO at https://hugsandcookiesxoxo.com/take-5-bars/