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Rocky Road Bars #ChristmasCookies

We’re on the final day of the #ChristmasCookies week and there have been so many yummy recipes included from the ladies; make sure you head over to their blogs to check them all out. For day #5, I wanted to share with you one of my kids favourite Christmas bars, Rocky Road Bars. These bars have all my favourite flavours in mind and they’re not just for kids.


Rocky Road Bars Christmas Cookies


Welcome to Christmas Cookie Week 2013! This year, 8 bloggers have come together to share a daily recipe for yummy and delicious cookies that we hope will inspire you during this season of Christmas baking!


We come from different parts of Canada, with one friend joining us from Alabama, but we all share a joy of baking which makes for love…fresh from the oven!


Christmas Cookie Week Collage 13


Angie from Echoes of Laughter

Julie from Sober Julie

Stacey from This Lil’ Piglet

Joann from Women In Real Life

Jo-Anna from A Pretty Life In The Suburbs

Grace from Sense & Simplicity

Donna From An Anglo In Quebec

Ricki Jill from Art@Home

Rocky Road Bars

Rocky Road Bars Recipe

Rock Road Bars #ChristmasCookies
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Recipe type: Dessert
Serves: 16
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • ¾ cup rolled oats
  • ½ cup granulated sugar
  • ½ tsp baking soda
  • ½ cup margarine
  • 3 cups miniature marshmallows
  • ½ cup butterscotch chips
  • ½ cup chocolate chips
  • ¾ cup mini m&m's
  • ¾ cup walnuts, chopped
  • 3 tbsp corn syrup
  • Butterscotch topping (optional)
  1. Base: Combine flour, oats, sugar and baking soda. Cut in margarine and press mixture into a 9x13" pan; bake at 350 F. for 20 minutes.
  2. Topping: Toss together marshmallows, chips, walnuts, m&m's and corn syrup. Spread over the crust; return to the oven for 6-7 minutes.
  3. Optional: Drizzle butterscotch topping over the top.
  4. Let cool completely and cut into bars.


One comment on “Rocky Road Bars #ChristmasCookies”

  1. They look yummy, gooey, and delicious. I wondered what you had drizzled over it – the butterscotch sauce gives it a nice finished look.

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