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Irresistible Turtle Bars

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By The Canadian Living Test Kitchen

Source: © CanadianLiving.com

Recipe4 out of 5 based on 15 ratings.
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  • Portion size 40

Ingredients

  • 3/4 cup 3/4cupsoftened butter
  • 1/2 cup 1/2cupgranulated sugar
  • 1-3/4 cups 1-3/4cupsall-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup 1/2cupcocoa powder

Filling

  • 2/3 cup 2/3cupbutter
  • 1/2 cup 1/2cuppacked brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup 1/2cupcorn syrup
  • 2 tbsp 2tbspwhipping cream
  • 1 cup 1cupchopped pecanpecans, toasted
  • 2 oz 2ozsemisweet chocolate, melted
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Preparation

Line 13- x 9-inch metal cake pan with parchment paper; set aside.

In bowl, beat butter with sugar until fluffy. Sift flour and cocoa over top; stir until combined. Press into prepared pan. Bake in centre of 350°F oven until firm, about 15 minutes. Let cool in pan on rack.

Filling: In saucepan, bring butter, sugar, corn syrup and cream to boil, stirring. Boil, without stirring, until thickened, about 1 minute. Remove from heat; stir in pecans. Spread over crust.

Bake in centre of 350°F oven until bubbly and edges are light golden, about 20 minutes. Let cool in pan on rack.

Drizzle with melted chocolate. Let stand until chocolate is set.

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