At the store, opt for a shelf-stable, no-stir almond butter. These work better in recipes, since it can be difficult to fully blend natural nut butters that separate.

Colleen Weeden
Source: Better Homes and Gardens


Credit: Carson Downing

Recipe Summary

30 mins
2 hrs
48 bars


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Instructions Checklist
  • Line a 13x9-inch baking pan with foil, extending foil over edges. For crust, in a food processor combine cookies and salt. Cover and process until crumbs form. Add melted butter. Cover and pulse just until combined. Press mixture evenly in bottom of prepared pan.

  • Reserve 1/3 cup of the almond butter. In a large bowl beat remaining almond butter, the powdered sugar, softened butter, and cream with a mixer on low to medium until smooth and fluffy. Stir in almonds. Spread evenly over crust in pan.

  • In a small saucepan heat and stir white chocolate and the reserved almond butter over low until smooth and melted. Spread over layers in pan. Sprinkle with candies.

  • Cover and chill at least 2 hours or until set. Use foil to lift uncut bars from pan. Cut into bars. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator up to 1 week or freeze up to 3 months.


If needed, stir almond butter until evenly smooth.

Nutrition Facts

139 calories; total fat 9g; saturated fat 4g; polyunsaturated fat 1g; monounsaturated fat 3g; cholesterol 12mg; sodium 76mg; potassium 49mg; carbohydrates 13g; fiber 1g; sugar 10g; protein 2g; trans fatty acid 0g; vitamin a 146IU; vitamin c 0mg; thiamin 0mg; riboflavin 0mg; niacin equivalents 0mg; vitamin b6 0mg; folate 7mcg; vitamin b12 0mcg; calcium 33mg; iron 0mg.