Pinterest Recipe: Toffee + Saltines

Pinterest Chocolate Toffee Saltine Recipe

I saw this on Pinterest and didn’t even think twice about giving it at try. I just had to. I planned on bringing it to a party this past weekend, but I ran out of time so I made it and will surprise the office with a treat tomorrow.

This pin came from A Southern Grace and she does a wonderful job of explaining directions, taking gorgeous pictures and making food that is more than Pin-worthy. I have definitely become a follower of this blog and you should check it out, too.

Ingredients:

40 saltine crackers
2 cups (1 bag) semi-sweet chocolate chips
1 cup brown sugar
1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter

Melt the butter and brown sugar together in a saucepan on medium until it begins to boil.

Toffee Recipe

Turn the temperature down to medium-low and simmer until the sugar has dissolved.

Homemade Toffee

Arrange your saltines on a cookie sheet, lined with foil and coated with cooking spray.

Saltine Candy

Pour the hot butter and sugar mixture over the crackers and spread to coat evenly.

Toffee Saltines

Bake for 8 minutes until hot and bubbly and then cool for about 3 minutes.

Pinterest Toffee Saltine Recipe

Evenly pour the chocolate chips on top of the cracker/toffee layer and allow to melt slightly.

Chocolate Toffee Saltine Recipe

Once they’ve begun to melt, you can use a spatula to spread the melted chocolate evenly over the entire pan.

Pinterest Chocoalte Toffee Saltines

Let cool then place in the fridge to set. Once everything has hardened, break into pieces and eat!

Chocolate Saltine Toffee

I think this recipe is a keeper. I plan on making it again to bring back to MI for Christmas! My only change would be maybe adding some pretzels (or substituting them for the saltines) to give it a bit more crunch.

I did set one dish of these out to snack on, and left them over night. Do not make that mistake. The ones I am bringing into the office are in a tuppreware dish in the fridge, and they held overnight. Definitely keep these sealed up and cool if making them ahead of time.

For the original recipe, please don’t forget to check out A Southern Grace!

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One Response to Pinterest Recipe: Toffee + Saltines

  1. andrea k 10 December, 2012 at 12:15 pm #

    holy shit these look good! if you make these and bring them to Michigan, save a piece for me! Your pics look so good too, I’m very proud of your photography!

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