We're going to the bar today. CANDY BARS THAT IS!
A towering Snickers cake. Beautiful. (Icing on the Steak)
Caramel Snickers tart. Whoa! (Sally's Baking Addiction)
Twix cookies! Yum! (What Megan's Making)
Hot cocoa Krispie bites, featuring Three Musketeers. (Tastes of Lizzy T)
Milky Way bar cupcakes. (Taste and Tell)
An incredible candy bar-bedazzled cookie cake. (Culinary Hill)
Homemade Payday-esque bars. Wow! (Chunky Chef)
Candy bar pie. One of my many moments of brilliance. (CakeSpy)
Baby Ruth bars from scratch? I'm down. (Faring Well)
Kit Kat brownies. Yesssss. (My Frugal Adventures)
Butterfinger oatmeal cookies? Yes! (Melanie Makes)
Almond Joy magic cookie bars. Well, that's beautiful fusion. (Eat Cake for Dinner)
Twix icebox cake. (Countryside Cravings)
Milky Way pretzel bites. These are adorable. Alarmingly so. (Sarah's Bake Studio)
Book of the week: No candy bar roundup would be complete without mentioning The Emperors of Chocolate: Inside the Secret World of Hershey and Mars. This book is fascinating, and explains a lot of the backstory behind how candy bars became such a classic part of the American experience.