Thursday, December 16, 2010

Favorite Rocky Road Bars

I finally got the baking started.  I started with Hubby's favorite, rocky road bars.  This is the bar that my friends wait for me to make - I guess this is everyone's favorite. OK - here's a secret, they are so easy to make, I mean so easy - I'll show you. 

All you need is:
2 cups of semi-sweet chocolate chips (1 bag)
1 2/3 cups of butterscotch chips (1 bag)
1/2 cup peanut butter (smooth or creamy whatever you have in the pantry)
9 cups of mini marshmallows (1 bag)
1 cup of dry roasted peanuts

All you do is:
Line a 13x9 pan with foil

Microwave both chips and peanut butter in a large uncovered bowl for about 2 1/2 minutes, stir and if needed microwave some more for about 15 seconds.  Stir until melted.  Cool for 1 minute. Stir in your marshmallows and peanuts.

Spread the mixture into your foil lined pan. Refrigerate until firm. 

Cut into squares:

Maybe wrap for gifts:


Thank you to my followers!  I am so happy to announce that I have reached 50 followers - very exciting!!


  1. Oh yum, I love simple delicious recipes like these.

    This week I am hosting a Holiday treats linky week on my blog, hope you will stop by and join in.

  2. these look delicious. what a great little gift for someone!!

    I'm hosting a giveaway right now that you might be interested in!

  3. I used to make rocky road fudge all the time and haven't in ages! I may have to add these to my cookie tray. Thanks for the reminder!

  4. yummmm! Those look delicious! I started my holiday baking with the hubs fave too! :) How sweet of us!

  5. These look amazing! Yummm, great for gifts!

  6. Yummy!Hopping over. I enjoyed my visit to your lovely blog. Hugs, Katherine
    P.S> please stop by for a visit and don't forget to enter my giveaway!

  7. Make that 53 followers. I want to come back for more great recipes.

  8. YUM, those look so good, thank you for sharing :)

  9. Hi Danielle!

    Wow - those bards look so good! Thanks for linking up!!!


    PS - I really wanted to feature them, but couldn't get the picture bigger without it looking distorted.

  10. I love learning recipes that don't require cooking in the oven. And my kids will love this. I think I will surprise them with this one. Thank you!

  11. Another easy recipe, I love it! I've never made these before but they look fabulous. I love them all wrapped up ready to give away. :o) Thank you for sharing with Cookbook Sundays!

  12. I love an easy recipe that tastes great! I'll be adding it my pile of recipes to try.

  13. Oh yum! This sounds fantastic. I would eat the whole pan!

  14. My BOYS LOVE rocky road!

    Thanks so much for linking to THIS WEEK'S CRAVINGS... we are already enjoying a ton of recipes, so make sure to stop back by and see all the different CHOCOLATE recipes! It's gonna be one SWEET week of all CHOCOLATE!

  15. The best recipes are these types, quick, ready for fun lunches, and after school delights! Delicious! This Weeks Cravings! Yvette x

  16. Thank you for linking up this delicious recipe to Sharing Sundays theme Chocolate! This is one of our featured recipes this week. Come back and take a look.

    Also this week's theme is BERRIES so please come by and link up your favorite Berry recipes.


  17. Girlfriend, you're killin it with all of these awesome recipes!! Rocky Road is my fave!!

  18. Thanks for linking at our virtual cookie swap! Looks delicious!


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