Almost Like Payday Bars

 Edit July 28, 2011: I finally got a chance to make these bars and included a picture. These bars are soft and rich, really good. We can rename this recipe Better Than Payday Bars.


I found this recipe off TalkFood forum found at

Almost Like Payday Bars!

12 oz. butterscotch chips
3 tbsp. butter
1 can sweetened condensed milk
24 oz. dry roasted peanuts, broken
2 c. miniature marshmallows

Crush nuts coarsely and pour half into a buttered 9x13 pan. Melt chips and butter in saucepan. Blend in milk and add marshmallows. Cook till marshmallows are melted. Pour over peanuts and press down. Pour remaining peanuts over and press down again. Cool and cut.


  1. oh my word! i have to bookmark this- my dad loooooves paydays and can never find them- now i know what to make for his birthday/christmas!

  2. Loving this. Thank you for participating at Joy of Desserts. :-)

  3. These look delicious! My husband's favorite candy bar is a Payday. I host a blog party on Tuesday's called Tuesday's Tasty Tidbits. I would love for you to come join us with a recipe like this.
    Here is the link for this weeks....which opens tomorrow evening.


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