These gluten free salted caramel chocolate cookie bars will take your breath away and leave you craving more. There’s four layers: pecan cookie, chocolate ganache, salted caramel and chopped pecans + chocolate chips. Each individually is amazing, but together… divine.
It’s officially scarf-wearing season. And the kicking-piles-of-leaves season. And the slight-chill-in-the-morning season. I love fall. I love the crisp air, the golden leaves, the squirrels frantically hiding hazelnuts in the ground (only to dig them up 5 minutes later… and then hide them again, 2 inches away)… and yes, the scarves.
There’s something remarkably therapeutic about wading through piles of leaves (even though you could just walk around them), about the crunch swish crunch of your steps, and the ground covered in yellows, oranges and reds. Fall… I’ve missed you.
Orange zest and pecans join forces in these amazing orange and pecan salted caramel cookie bars. This cookie bar recipe is incredibly simple and super easy to follow. From the melt-in-the-mouth salted caramel layer, to the buttery, crumbly pecan cookie base with bursts of aromatic orange zest – every single bite of this delightful dessert will blow your mind!
As I’m sure you’ve noticed so far, if you’ve been following my posts, I love to describe food and recipes in excruciating detail, with way too many flowery adjectives and an almost scary amount of enthusiasm. This will continue. After all, you can’t taste the deliciousness I so very much want to share with you, so hopefully my words are powerful enough for you to get at least a hint of the amazing flavours hidden in every single one of my recipes.
These super decadent and incredibly delicious salted caramel chocolate chip cookie bars are extremely easy to make. Crumbly, buttery chocolate chip cookie dough is paired perfectly with luscious salted caramel, and the extra melted chocolate and chocolate chips round off what just might be your new favourite dessert.
Yes, do read the post title again. Salted caramel. Chocolate chip. Cookie bars. Aren’t you glad you’ve stopped by?! There are quite a few words that come to mind regarding this recipe.