I love butterscotch. I have been addicted to it since the first moment that my Grandfather placed a sticky butter-rum lifesaver in my chubby little fingers. It is a warm, cozy flavor that practically makes me purr.
I had a craving for a little butterscotch love the other day…and I wanted something creamy..but not pudding…crunchy…but not a cookie….sweet but not too sweet..and definitely not cake. It had to be easy. It had to be quick. It had to be good.
These bars are all of the above. A thick layer of butterscotch ganache rests on a crunchy layer of brown sugar, bourbon shortbread. And just for that great balance…a few sea salt crystals are sprinkled on the top. Continue reading