The first time I saw Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, I was convinced I was going to be a candy maker (or professional taste tester) when I grew up. Creating wild confections based on whatever you dreamt up seemed like a perfectly reasonable career and the one combination that I've always loved was mixing sweet and salt. These bars are a variation on this Cinnamon Girl recipe, swapping peanut butter for marshmallow and adding a drizzle of Dulce de leche.
As a kid, bake sales were one of the greater pleasures in life. I would collect nickels and dimes weeks in advance so that I could load up on as many brownies, Rice Krispie Treats and lemon bars as my savings allowed. Lemon bars were always one of my favorites and the other day I ...read more