Hence, I don't have a photo of my version of these great bar cookies...Almond Joy Bars...but I did find an image that looks very much like the finished product....
|Photo Source: Google Image courtesy of Anniebakes.com|
ALMOND JOY BARS
by Debbie Taul
2 cups crushed graham crackers
1/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup butter
Mix the above and press into 9x13 pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 10 minutes.
2 cups shredded sweetened coconut
1 can sweetened condensed milk
Mix together and spread over graham cracker crust
Bake at 350 degrees for 10 minutes
1/2 cup sliced toasted almonds (optional)
10-12 oz of milk chocolate Hershey's bars (1 8-oz bar and 2 of the regular size you buy on the candy aisle)
1 Tbsp creamy peanut butter
Sprinkle toasted almonds over coconut mix (optional)
Break apart and melt chocolate bars in microwave with the peanut butter...melt in 30 second intervals, stirring until smooth.
Pour over coconut mixture and smooth with spatula
Allow to set up and slice into whatever size bars you enjoy...just remember they are really rich.
Bon Appetit, Y'all!