Graham Cracker Toffee

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Nobody will guess that this sweet graham cracker toffee starts with graham crackers. Brickle Bars are the next best thing to homemade candy! Topped with pecans and melted chocolate, these are delicious!

If you have extra graham crackers, give this delicious Chocolate Eclair Cake a try soon! Or if you’re craving chocolate, this Boston Cream Donut recipe is decadent and EASY.

Graham cracker toffee stacked on parchment paper.
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Why this Toffee Recipe is Best

You’ll love the buttery flavor, and surprisingly people will beg for this recipe, thinking you slaved over the stove making toffee.

Be sure to add it to your last minute Christmas candy list!

  • Tastes like toffee (without the stick to your dental work texture, ha)!
  • Only five ingredients!
  • Quick and easy! Ready in minutes!

If you love toffee, then you need to try today’s easy candy recipe! Our family has been making this recipe for over 25 years!

Ingredient Notes

Only five ingredients to make graham cracker toffee.
  • Butter- we always use unsalted, but salted will work just fine in this recipe too!
  • Graham crackers- make sure they are fresh. Stale graham crackers won’t result in the same texture!
  • Chocolate chips- Use a good quality brand. You want your toffee to TASTE good.
  • Pecans- no need to toast the pecans, since we’ll be putting them on top and baking.

How to Make Graham Cracker Toffee

Step by step photos showing how to make graham cracker toffee.

Prep the Crackers. Line your sheet pan with parchment paper or foil. Break your graham crackers into fourths, along their natural perforated marks. Line your sheet pan with crackers.

PRO TIP: Don’t separate your crackers. Just lay them down. Once the toffee has cooled, crack into pieces.

Make the sugar mixture. In a small saucepan, bring your butter and sugar to a full rolling boil. Pour over crackers. Sprinkle with chopped pecans.

Bake. Bake in a 350 degree oven for about 12-15 minutes. Remove from oven and immediately use a small spatula to transfer hot toffee to a piece of parchment paper on the counter.

Garnish. Melt chocolate according to package, spread over toffee. Allow to set and cool (about 15 minutes).

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Brickle bar toffee with chocolate.

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Graham Cracker Toffee Recipe

4.60 from 30 votes
By: Aimee
Nobody will guess that this sweet toffee starts with graham crackers. Brickle Bars are the next best thing to homemade candy! Topped with pecans and melted chocolate, these are delicious!
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 12 minutes
Total Time: 22 minutes
Servings: 40 servings


  • 12 full size graham cracker broken into fourths
  • 1 cup unsalted butter
  • ½ cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup chopped pecans
  • 1 cup semi-sweet morsels melted
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  • Break grahams into fourths. Line 15x10x1inch pan with crackers. Pan melt butter and sugar. Bring to a boil over medium high heat, remove immediately and pour over crackers. Sprinkle with nuts.
  • Bake in a 350 degree oven for 12-15 minutes. Remove from oven and transfer to parchment paper. The best way to do this is using two butter knives, or a small spatula. Scoop each graham cracker individually and transfer to parchment.
  • Repeat until all grahams are moved to paper.
  • Spread melted chocolate over each brickle bar. Allow to set. Store in airtight container.


  • STORAGE: Store graham cracker toffee in airtight container at room temperature for up to one week.
  • Pecans- can be substituted with sliced almonds, or omitted. No need to toast the pecans first.



Serving: 1bar, Calories: 89kcal, Carbohydrates: 6g, Protein: 1g, Fat: 7g, Saturated Fat: 3g, Polyunsaturated Fat: 3g, Cholesterol: 12mg, Sodium: 57mg, Sugar: 4g
Course: Candy
Cuisine: American
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Posted on January 27, 2011

Comments & Reviews

  1. Thank you so much for sharing this amazing brickle bars recipe! Will surely have this again! It’s really easy to make and it tasted so delicious! Highly recommended!

    1. Couldn’t you bake it on parchment paper then just picking up from the pan? Then proceed with the recipe. Just asking.

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