glass pan of easy four layer bars

Cake Mix Candy Bars

Make these quick and easy Cake Mix Candy Bars by topping a cake-mix crust with marshmallows, milk chocolate candies, and peanuts.  This simple dessert is my go-to for everything from tailgating to "last-minute company!" 
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword cake mix bars
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 32 servings
Calories 147kcal
Author Emily Grace


  • 1 pkg. 2-layer size yellow cake mix
  • 1/2 cup butter melted
  • 1 egg
  • 3 cups JET-PUFFED Miniature Marshmallows
  • 1 cup candy-coated chocolate pieces
  • 1/2 cup PLANTERS COCKTAIL Peanuts chopped


  • Heat oven to 375°F.
  • Combine dry cake mix, butter and egg; spread onto bottom of 13x9-inch pan sprayed with cooking spray.
  • Bake 16 to 18 min. or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
  • Top immediately with remaining ingredients. Bake 2 min. or until marshmallows begin to melt. Cool completely before cutting into bars.


Serving: 1g | Calories: 147kcal | Carbohydrates: 21g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 13mg | Sodium: 153mg | Potassium: 26mg | Sugar: 13g | Vitamin A: 110IU | Calcium: 46mg | Iron: 0.5mg