bar


see bass

From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.

Next Up

50 Bar Cookies

Bake for a crowd: We came up with dozens of new one-pan treats. 

Taste Test: Snack Bars

There is nothing worse than reaching the point of hangry. Solution? Carry a snack bar. Find out which brands are nutritious and delicious.

Win These KIND Bars!

We’re giving away one KIND Nuts & Spices Cube with 20 bars to five lucky, randomly-selected commenters

Taste Test: Snack Bars

We gave you some of our top snack bar picks; now we’re testing out a few of your favorites. See which common snack bars came out on top.

Taste Test: Frozen Fruit Bars

Beat the heat with a frozen treat. But are all frozen fruit bars created equal? Not always. Check out what we uncovered in this very interesting taste test.

Finding the Right Breakfast Bars

We’ve already filled you in on the best choices for snack bars and energy bars. Now we’re scoping out the most popular brands of breakfast bars to find out which ones are a healthy breakfast choice.

Bites Are the New Bars

Good for an energy boost or a tiny bedtime treat, these bites are taking over the health bar marketplace at lightning speed.

Bakers' Dozens: Raising the Bar

Pastries cut into bar-shaped pieces never really go out of style. With a handful of recipes for crusts and toppings, you can easily make bar cookies completely interchangeable