How to make Salted Caramel Crumble Bars

Ooey, gooey caramel bars with a sugar cookie crumble topping will be an instant favorite.

  • Prep time : 10 min
  • Ingredients : 5
  • Servings : 16
  • Total: 2hr 15 min 




  • roll (16.5 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated sugar cookies
  • 1/2 cup caramel topping
  • tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon coarse sea salt
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans



The Salted Caramel Crumble Bars
recipe is incredibly easy. It contains simple ingredients that you should already have on hand. Pillsbury™ refrigerated sugar cookies, caramel topping, all-purpose flour coarse sea salt, chopped pecans


  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 8-inch square pan with cooking spray.
  2. Break up cookie dough in pan. Reserve 1/2 cup of the dough. Press remaining dough evenly in bottom of pan.
  3. Bake 15 to 20 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool 10 minutes.4
  4. Meanwhile, in small bowl, stir caramel topping and flour until well blended. Pour over crust in pan; carefully spread to within 1/4-inch from edge. Sprinkle salt and 1/4 cup of the pecans over caramel.
  5. In small bowl, mix remaining dough and remaining pecans until well blended. Crumble over bars in pan.
  6. Bake 30 to 35 minutes or until golden brown. Cool 1 hour. For bars, cut into 4 rows by 4 rows.

Expert Tips

Drizzle 1 tablespoon caramel topping on bars for more caramel flavor.
Kosher salt can be substituted for the coarse sea salt.

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