Chocolate Chip Dream Bars

Dreaming of a rich chocolate bar? Here it is--ready to be the best on a cookie tray.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 35 min
  • Servings 32

Ingredients

Bars

1/2
cup packed brown sugar
1/3
cup butter or margarine, softened
1
cup Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour
2
eggs
1
cup packed brown sugar
1
teaspoon vanilla
2
tablespoons Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour
1
teaspoon baking powder
1/2
teaspoon salt
1
bag (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips (1 cup)
1
cup milk chocolate chips

Chocolate Glaze

3/4
cup milk chocolate chips
2
teaspoons vegetable oil

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In medium bowl, mix 1/2 cup brown sugar and the butter. Stir in 1 cup flour. Press in ungreased rectangular pan, 13x9x2 inches. Bake 10 minutes.
  • 2 Meanwhile, in medium bowl, mix eggs, 1 cup brown sugar and the vanilla. Stir in 2 tablespoons flour, the baking powder and salt. Stir in semisweet and milk chocolate chips. Spread over crust.
  • 3 Bake bars 15 to 20 minutes or until golden brown. Cool completely in pan on wire rack.
  • 4 In 1-quart saucepan, heat all Chocolate Glaze ingredients over low heat, stirring constantly, until chocolate is melted. Drizzle glaze over cooled bars. Refrigerate at least 1 hour until firm. For bars, cut into 8 rows by 4 rows. Store at room temperature.

Expert Tips

For lots more bars, cut into 8 rows by 6 rows. Dessert lovers like trying one of everything and with smaller servings they can do it.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Bar
Calories
160
(
Calories from Fat
65),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
7g
7%
(Saturated Fat
4g,
4%
),
Cholesterol
20mg
20%;
Sodium
80mg
80%;
Total Carbohydrate
22g
22%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
),
Protein
2g
2%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
2%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
4%;
Iron
4%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 1/2 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
 
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.