Creme De Menthe Bars
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Creme De Menthe Bars

No bake Creme de Menthe bars make a great holiday treat.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time20 mins
Servings: 8
Author: Heather

Ingredients

  • 1 1/4 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 3 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 egg beaten
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 cups graham cracker crumbs
  • 1/3 cup creme de menthe
  • 1 1/2 cup semi sweet chocolate chips

Instructions

  • Bottom Layer: In a small saucepan, combine 1/2 cup butter and cocoa powder. Over low heat, mix until will blended.
  • Remove from heat and add 1/2 cup powdered sugar, egg and vanilla.
  • Stir in graham crackers and mix well.
  • Press graham cracker mixture into 9/13 glass or metal pan. (If you would like them thicker you can make in 8x8)
  • Middle Layer: Melt 1/2 cup butter. In a mixing bowl, mix together butter and creme de menthe on low speed for 2-3 minutes. Gradually add 3 cups powdered sugar and mix until smooth, about 3-4 minutes.
  • Spread over graham cracker mixture and chill in refrigerator for 1 hour.
  • Top Layer: In a small saucepan, combine 1/4 cup butter and chocolate chips. Stir over low heat until melted.
  • Spread over creme de menthe mixture.
  • Chill for 1 to 2 hours.
  • Store in refrigerator.