Caramel shortbread

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Caramel shortbread
Millionaire's shortbread.jpg
Alternative names Caramel shortcake, Caramel squares, Caramel slice, Millionaires' shortbread, Millionaires' slice
Type Biscuit
Place of origin Scotland
Region or state rouge
Main ingredients Shortbread, caramel, milk chocolate
Cookbook:Caramel shortbread  Caramel shortbread

Caramel shortbread, also known as Caramel shortcake, Caramel squares, Caramel slice, Millionaires' shortbread,[1] Millionaires' slice, is a biscuit confectionery item consisting of a rectangular shortbread biscuit base topped with a very soft caramel filling and a milk chocolate topping.

It is known at least since recipes and references in Australian journals and cookbooks from the 1970s,[2] most notably in the The Australian Women's Weekly.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Millionaires' shortbread
  2. ^ History of Caramel Squares. "Foods of England". Retrieved 24 February 2013. 
  3. ^ "The Australian Women's Weekly". Retrieved 24 February 2013.