Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars

Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) of unsalted butter
  • 1 cup of pecan halves
  • 1 cup of pecan pieces
  • 2 teaspoons of kosher or coarse sea salt
  • 1-3/4 cups of all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup of unsweetened cocoa powder (like Hershey's)
  • 2/3 cup of powdered sugar
  • 3/4 cup of cold butter or vegetable shortening (like Crisco)
  • 1-1/2 cups of semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 3/4 cup of firmly packed brown sugar
  • 1 heaping tablespoon of all purpose flour
  • 3 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1 cup of light corn syrup
  • 1/2 teaspoon of vanilla
  • 2 tablespoons of bourbon, optional
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened at room temperature

Directions

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