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Anyone have a recipe for Charlie Parker bars??

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MELCH Oct 29, 2011 02:12 PM

A couple local bakeries and coffee shops have them, the main ingredients seem to be coconut, walnuts & chocolate chips. They're so delish, but I googled it and can't seem to find any recipes out there?!

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  1. ChristinaMason Oct 29, 2011 02:42 PM

    Hmm, they sound suspiciously like 7-layer bars. Could this be it? http://www.cooks.com/rec/view/0,1610,...

    If there's no butterscotch, maybe that's the only change.

    1. goodhealthgourmet Oct 29, 2011 03:00 PM

      i did some sleuthing from you. they must come from a bakery called Desmond & Beatrice...
      http://desmondandbeatrice.com/squares...

      Christina's right - from the photo they appear to be quite similar to traditional 7-layer or "Magic Cookie Bars." you can find the recipe all over the web, or printed on the label of EAGLE condensed milk cans.

      1. Breadcrumbs Oct 29, 2011 03:05 PM

        Melch, give these a try...I've been making them for years. I've made them w a combo of dark chocolate and butterscotch chips vs the just the chocolate chips. Here you go:

        http://www.eaglebrand.com/recipes/det...

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          MELCH Oct 29, 2011 03:37 PM

          thanks so much! That does look like them! I'll try both recipes =)

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