There are two types of people in the world: those who prefer salty and those who prefer sweet.People with a sweet tooth never have trouble finding desserts they like, but salt cravers are a bit pickier. Enter these 17 recipes that combine the two flavors to form cookies, cakes and bars that will satisfy pretty much anyone with taste buds.

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Cookies & Cups

Gooey Crispy Ritz S'mores Bars

Bonus: No waiting for perfectly browned marshmallows.

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Kitchen Treaty

Sea Salt & Honey Ice Cream

It’s four ingredients and doesn’t require an ice-cream machine.

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Chocolate, Chocolate and More

Salted Nut Candy Bars

These chunks of deliciousness are no-bake.

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Joy the Baker

Salty Honey Pie

We’d like allll the slices, please.

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Chocolate-Caramel Pretzel Tart

Uhh, same here.

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Take Two Tapas

Pretzel Dessert Nachos

Breaking news: Amazing nachos don’t require cheese.

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Baker By Nature

Brown Butter and Honey Pistachio Cookie Bars

Pistachios don’t get enough love, if you ask us.

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Crazy For Crust

Cookie Dough Ritz Crackers

This is our kind of sandwich.

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Sunday Afternoons

Salted Butterscotch Crème BRÛLÉE

A little crunchy, a little creamy, a lot mouthwatering.

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Celebrating Sweets

Dark-Chocolate Sea-Salt Popcorn

Pretty much the perfect snack.

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Bite Me More

Salted Caramel Chocolate-Chip Cookies

Be aggressive with that caramel drizzle.

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Shugary Sweets

Maple Bacon Blondies

Not going to lie, bacon for dessert is kinda life-changing.

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The Domestic Rebel

Dulce De Leche Cheesecake Bars

Cheesecake: Better in bar form.

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Creamy Salted Caramel Mousse

Un petit pot de happiness.

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Goodie Godmother

Sweet and Salty Guinness Chocolate Cake

Have your cake and drink beer too.

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Floating Kitchen

Chocolate-Dipped Salted Cashew Cookies

We’d probably dip the whole thing, but that’s neither here nor there.

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salty ricekrispies
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Salted Caramel & Chocolate Rice Krispies Squares

Like regular Rice Krispies Treats on steroids. 

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