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Pistachio Seven Layer Cookie Bars (Dairy-Free and Vegan) - a delicious and healthier version of the classic seven layer bar! #vegan #dairyfree

Pistachio Seven Layer Cookie Bars (Dairy-Free + Vegan)

  • Author: Erin
  • Category: Dinner
  • Method: Oven
  • Cuisine: American

Description

The most decadent and delicious dessert – you won’t even be able to tell they are dairy-free/vegan!


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Ingredients

  • Dairy-Free Sweetened Condensed Milk:
  • 1 can full fat coconut milk
  • 1/2 cup coconut or granulated sugar
  • (you can also sub store-bought dairy-free sweetened condensed milk)
  • Crust:
  • 1 cup crushed graham crackers (I used Annie’s or Back to Nature)
  • 4 Tablespoons melted coconut butter (more if needed)
  • Topping:
  • 3/4 cup high-quality semi-sweet or dark chocolate chips (or use a dairy-free brand)
  • 1/2 cup crushed pistachios
  • 1/2 cup crushed walnuts
  • 1/3 cup unsweetened coconut flakes

Instructions

  1. Dairy-Free Sweetened Condensed Milk:
  2. (note: you can buy dairy-free sweetened condensed milk just search Amazon)
  3. Combine coconut milk and sugar in saucepan.
  4. While stirring fairly constantly, bring to a boil and then reduct to a simmer.
  5. Let simmer, while stirring to avoid the sugar from burning, until it has reduced by almost half (takes about 20-30 minutes).
  6. Remove from heat and let cool.
  7. Crust and Filling:
  8. Combine crushed graham crackers and coconut butter.
  9. Pour into greased 8×8 pan and press firmly into the bottom, ensuring it covers the entire pan.
  10. Layer chocolate chips, pistachios and coconut flakes on top, leaving a small amount of each item to sprinkle on the top later.
  11. Pour dairy-free sweetened condensed milk on top and then sprinkle your leftover ingredients on top of that.
  12. Bake at 350 for 25-30 minutes.
  13. Let cool and then place in fridge to set, preferably overnight.