10 best Bars Recipes to tempt your sweet tooth.

My favorite type of desserts to make are bars and squares.  The main reason is the simplicity of making them.  Many bars recipes are no bake, and even the ones that require time in the oven are still easy to put together. They are also “forgiving” in that you can substitute one ingredient for another and still use basically the same recipe.

10 of my favorite bars recipes. From date bars to lemon bars and every thing in between!

Another great thing about bars and squares is that they are so darn easy to transport. Taking them to family gatherings, pot lucks and school parties is a breeze. Just slice and stack and you are good to go.

I thought it would be fun to put together a group of my favorite bars and squares recipes in one easy spot. One of these will be tempting your sweet tooth this week, I bet! Which one of these scrumptious looking recipes is your favorite?

My Top 10 List: These Bars Recipes will tempt your sweet tooth, for sure.

Blueberry Granola Bars

These scrumptious dairy free blueberry granola bars make a great breakfast on the go.

Sliced no bake chocolate peanut butter bars

If you have been reading my blog for long, you will know how much I like peanut butter and chocolate.  I use these ingredients all the time in my dessert recipes, so this scrumptious peanut butter chocolate bars recipe with a crunchy cashew tops the list of my favorite bars recipes.  

Samoas Bars are a copycat version of the traditional Girl Scout cookie Samoas.

When Girl Scout cookie time rolls around, you can pretty much guarantee that I’ll purchase some of their Samoas cookies.  These copycat Samoas bars are my version when the cookies run out. The yummy butterscotch, coconut and chocolate combination is delicious in a bar recipe.

Do you like snickerdoodle cookies? Then you will love these snickerdoodle blondie bars!

The taste of snickerdoodle cookies is something we are familiar with during the holidays.  But don’t save that taste just for Christmas.  These snickerdoodle blondie bars have them same cinnamony taste and texture in a convenient bar. I love the addition of white chocolate to the mix!

These Heath English Toffee bars are easy to make and taste just like a Heath Candy bar

My English speaking husband is quite fond of English toffee, thank you very much.  These delicious Heath English toffee bars use a health bit and chocolate crumble topping over a rich chocolate base.  A match made in Heath Candy bar heaven! Get the recipe here.

These delicious date bars have a whole wheat topping and the yummy thick taste of pitted dates.

No bars recipes round up would be complete in my house without my mother’s date bars with maple syrup being a part of it.  I use whole wheat flour and rolled oats for the topping and maple syrup combined with the pitted dates is just scrumptious!

Oreo Cheesecake bars are flavored with Andes mints for a scrumptious taste.

YUM!  These Oreo mint cheesecake bars are velvety, sweet and colorful. Andes mints add the pretty color and mint flavor in a delicious way. Get the Recipe here.These peppermint Rice Krispie treat bars are perfect for the holidays.

Anyone who has kids knows how popular Rice Krispie treats are and how quickly the disappear!  These fun Peppermint Rice Krispie treats are perfect for the holiday table. I use crushed peppermint candy canes to add flavor and texture to the bars.  Get the recipe here.

Sweet and tangy are the words to describe these glazed lemon bars.

Another favorite of my husband is a slice of these glazed lemon bars. Eggs, and fresh lemons (don’t forget the zest for extra tang) give the lemony taste and confectioner’s sugar makes a delicious glaze.  See how to make them here.

These M & M Christmas tree bars will be the hit of your holiday gathering.

Get ready for the holidays with these M & M Christmas Tree Gingerbread bars. The kids will love helping out with these and your guests will love the look of them.  See how to make them here.

Get ready for a trip to the tripics with these Pina Colada Ice Cream bars

Get ready for a trip to the tropics with these Pina Colada Ice Cream bars. These are definitely not for the kiddos, since they have Jamaican rum.  Party on!

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