Walnut and Chocolate Cake Bars Share on Pinterest

Walnut and Chocolate Cake Bars

  • 45 minutes
  • 8 ingredients
  • Walnuts, Almonds
  • Moderate
  • batch; 8x8 pan


  • 11 ounces dark chocolate
  • 1 cup unsalted butter
  • 2 tablespoons corn syrup
  • 3 cups or 6 ounces cubed store-bought pound cake
  • 1 cup Diamond of California® chopped walnuts
  • 1 cup raspberry
  • 2 tablespoons Diamond of California® silvered almonds
  • 1/4 cup white chocolate, melted

The Steps

  1. Preparation: Line 8×8 pan with a plastic wrap or foil sling, leaving a 1 inch overhang on each side.
  2. Place chocolate, butter and corn syrup in a heat proof bowl over a pan of simmering water. Once melted remove bowl from heat and set aside 1/3 cup of mixture.
  3. Add cubed pound cake and walnuts into chocolate mixture and fold to combine. Spread mixture into plastic or foiled lined pan. Pour the remaining 1/3 cup of mixture on top and using an offset spatula, spread to an even finish.
  4. Sprinkle raspberry and almonds on top. To finish, drizzle with melted white chocolate. Transfer fully assembled pan to refrigerator and chill until set. Once set, grab hold of plastic wrap or foil overhang and remove from pan and slice to serve.
  5. Keep bars chilled until ready to serve. Bars will keep for 3-4 day in a tightly covered container.

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