Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars
Recipe type: Dessert
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Serves: 10-12
 
The world's easiest way to make a big batch of chocolate chip cookies by making them in one big pan. These make the perfect after school treat or a fun weekend surprise for the kids.
Ingredients
  • 2¼ cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • ¾ cup granulated sugar
  • ¾ cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 eggs
  • 1½ cups semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 cup chopped nuts (optional)
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  2. Grease a 9×13″ pan.
  3. Combine flour, baking soda and salt in small bowl. Beat butter, both sugars and vanilla in large mixer bowl.
  4. Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each.
  5. Gradually beat flour mixture into butter mixture.
  6. Stir in chocolate chips and nuts.
  7. Spread into prepared pan. Bake 30-35 minutes or until golden brown.
Recipe by The Motherload at http://momadvice.com/blog/2013/02/chocolate-chip-cookie-bars-2