Gimme S'more Bars

Whenever I am making a delicious home-cooked meal, I always think... what can I eat for dessert? I have the biggest sweet tooth ever! I decided to create a some-what healthy dessert bar made with oats, apple sauce, chocolate and marshmallows...they taste just like s'mores!

Gimme S'more Bars

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup apple sauce
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 1/2 cups quick oats
  • 1 cup chocolate chips
  • 1 cup miniature peanut butter cups (or chocolate chips)
  • 4 cups miniature marshmallows

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine butter, apple sauce and sugars and mix together. Add vanilla and eggs and beat again.
  3. In a separate bowl combine flour, salt, baking soda, cinnamon and oats. Slowly beat into the butter mixture until smooth. Pour into a greased 9x13-inch pan. Bake for 20-25 minutes.
  4. Remove from the oven and sprinkle chocolate chips and peanut butter cups on top. Cover pan completely with marshmallows. Place in the oven again and bake for another 3-5 minutes, or until marshmallows are golden brown. Remove from oven and let cool. Serve and enjoy.

Kelly Sloan

Hi, I'm Kelly! I am a Cali girl who loves food, nutrition, hiking, and writing. I recently graduated from the University of Hawaii at Manoa with a Bachelor of Science in Food Science and Human Nutrition. I grew up with an active lifestyle and eating healthy, however, I do have a major sweet tooth! I do believe that everything in moderation is good for a healthy lifestyle! I love to bake and create new recipes and I love to share food. I love to stay active and healthy with continuous fitness and nutritious foods throughout the week and I hope to share my recipes, food photography and travel experiences with you on my blog! #RD2Be